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GASTROENTEROLOGY WEBINAR

High-Resolution Pharyngeal Manometry: interpretation and approach

 

Friday - February 16, 2024

13:00 - 14:30 CET (Europe)

07:00 - 08:30 EST (US Eastern Time)

This interactive webinar is designed to educate physicians and speech-language pathologists about the interpretation of high-resolution pharyngeal manometry (HRPM). It will give you the opportunity to learn more about the interpretation of these studies using the LABORIE software.

By participating in this webinar, users of LABORIE/MMS HRPM software have the unique opportunity to discuss real patient cases as well as submit their own patient cases for live interpretation online with Dr. O'Rourke.

NO RECORDING: Note that this webinar can only be viewed live as it will not be recorded.


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Meet the Presenter

Ashli ORourke

Ashli O'Rourke, M.S., M.D.
Professor

Director of Laryngology MUSC

Board of Directors for the Laryngology Education Fund and Dysphagia Research Society

Mark & Evelyn Trammell Endowed Chair Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery

Medical University of South Carolina

 

Ashli O’Rourke, M.D., MS, joined the MUSC Evelyn Trammell Institute for Voice & Swallowing in September 2012. Dr. O’Rourke began her professional career as a speech-language pathologist (SLP), earning her Master's degree in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology from Florida State University. After more than seven years of clinical speech therapy practice at Emory University Hospital, she attended medical school at the Medical College of Georgia. She completed her residency in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville and her fellowship in Laryngology – Voice and Swallowing disorders at the Medical College of Georgia.

Dr. O’Rourke treats adult patients with problems located in the larynx (voice box), airway (wind pipe) and/or the esophagus (food pipe). This includes hoarseness or voice disturbances, dysphagia, or breathing difficulties due to airway narrowing or scar. She is particularly interested in the diagnosis and treatment of swallowing disorders as well as laryngopharyngeal reflux disease. Her research interests include innovative technologies for the diagnosis and rehabilitation of swallowing disorders.

Dr. O'Rourke is board certified through the American Board of Otolaryngology and serves as a Senior Examiner for the Board. She is on the Board of Directors for the Laryngology Education Fund and Dysphagia Research Society and holds the Mark & Evelyn Trammell Endowed Chair in Otolaryngology.