Clinical Challenges in Dysphagia

Clinical Challenges in Dysphagia: What To Do With the Patient With Trouble Swallowing

September 14, 2019

Westin Dallas Galleria • Dallas, Texas

Program Objectives

This conference will present the opportunity to explore clinical challenges and management of oropharyngeal dysphagia and esophageal dysphagia in a day filled with didactics, interactive cases, and panel discussions with a multidisciplinary faculty of gastroenterologists, otolaryngologist, and speech pathologists.


  • To identify patterns and pathology associated with oropharyngeal dysphagia and esophageal dysphagia.
  • To appreciate the basic diagnostic work up for a patient with oropharyngeal dysphagia or esophageal dysphagia.
  • To explore management strategies in specific areas based on interest including oropharyngeal approaches for dysphagia therapy, cricopharyngeal pathology and glottic disorders and esophageal approaches for strictures, eosinophilic esophagitis, achalasia and motility disorders.


Presentation materials, when available, may be downloaded in pdf format. The password will be emailed to participants prior to the activity.

Saturday, January 5, 2019

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  • 5 p.m.

Accreditation and Credit Designation


The Foundation for Advanced Cardiovascular Education and Training (FACET) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


Credit Designation

The Foundation for Advanced Cardiovascular Education and Training (FACET) designates this live activity for a maximum 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


The Westin Galleria Dallas

The conference is held at The Westin Galleria Dallas. Set in the Galleria Dallas shopping complex, this upscale, modern hotel is 10.3 miles from the American Airlines Center, and 10.8 miles from the Dallas Museum of Art.

13340 Dallas Pkwy,
Dallas, TX 75240

Baylor Scott & White Health employees must follow the reservation and lodging guidelines outlined in the Travel and Business Expense Policy.

For Exhibitors

The 2018 Neuroscience Symposium welcomes exhibitor participation at this activity. This annual conference can include a registration attendance of up to 200 primary care physicians, family practitioners, internal medicine physicians as well as other allied healthcare professionals.

Download the exhibitor packet

Contact Us

If you would like more information about granting and/or other sponsorship opportunities or if you have questions about exhibiting, please contact CME coordinator Diana McGill.


All Physicians


All non-physicians, residents, fellows, medical students, speech pathologists and nurses


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