Virtual Support Meeting | Hosted by the NSDA Voice Empowerment Group of Alabama

2021sun08aug2:00 pmVirtual Support Meeting | Hosted by the NSDA Voice Empowerment Group of Alabama

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You are invited to join us for our next online meeting of the Voice Empowerment Group (VEG) of Alabama on Sunday, August 8, at 2 pm Central Time.

Our meeting topic will be “Vocal eases to help the voice with and without Botox” with speakers Samantha Kridgen, MS CCC-SLP and Edie R. Hapner, PhD CCC-SLP.

About the Speakers | Samantha is the first clinical speech-language pathology fellow at the UAB Voice Center. She earned her MS-SLP from MGH Institute of Health Professions in Boston, MA with a concentration in voice disorders. Dr. Hapner is professor of otolaryngology-head and neck surgery, co-director of the UAB Voice Center, and director of speech and hearing at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Among her honors, Dr. Hapner was named the George W. Barber Jr., Foundation Endowed Professor in 2021, ASHA Fellow in 2019, Associate Fellow of the American Laryngological Association, and Distinguished Fellow of the National Academies of Practice. Dr. Hapner has also received the GSHA’s Clinician of the Year, The University of Missouri’s Education Program Alumnae of the Year, and the Clinical Scholar designation of the AAO-HNS. Dr. Hapner has authored more than 50 peer-reviewed articles and six book chapters on voice and voice disorders, and she is the coeditor of Voice Therapy: Clinical Case Studies.

Whether you’re a regular, occasional or a first-time attendee, we hope you’ll be able to join us via Zoom or even just call in to listen via phone. We hope you will join us!

Sunday, August 8, 2021

2:00 PM CT

This virtual session will be hosted utilizing Zoom, an online meeting platform. You can participate via video or audio. This meeting is password protected to ensure your privacy.

Voice Empowerment Group of Alabama Support Group Leaders
Tanja Bell |
Cathleen McCulloch |


(Sunday) 2:00 pm


Online | Zoom


Cathleen McCulloch

Cathleen McCulloch |

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