Akshar Thakkar presenting at the Undergraduate Research Fair!

Representing the Swallowing Cross-Systems Collaborative, undergraduate lab member Akshar Thakkar presented his poster entitled "Optimal Nipples for Efficient Barium Expression During the Videofluoroscopic Swallow Exam" at the Northwestern University Undergraduate Research Fair on May 30th, 2018. Akshar presented alongside [...]

2018-06-05T11:28:55-05:00 June 5th, 2018|News|

June is Dysphagia Awareness Month

June is Dysphagia Awareness Month, which as been a statued agreed to by Congress since 2008. The National Foundation of Swallowing Disorders (NFOSD) aims to increase the awareness of swallowing disorders. Take sometime this June to reflect on the [...]

2018-06-01T11:38:42-05:00 June 1st, 2018|News|

SCSC lab opens

After 12 months of construction, the Swallowing Cross-Systems collaborative has officially opened its doors! The 1500 square foot space was strategically designed with glass interiors, open spaces, and community work centers to promote transparency and collaboration in scientific investigation.

2017-09-26T15:14:44-05:00 September 5th, 2017|News|