Northwest Voice, a collaboration of the University of Washington's School of Music, Department of Otolaryngology, and Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences, is excited to announce that in light of COVID-19, Northwest Voice will be hosting a free 1-day virtual "Art & Science of the Performing Voice" conference on Saturday, May 22nd, 2021 from 10AM - 3PM PDT via Zoom.


Registration is now open! Please register to secure your spot.


Conference Description:
​This conference will provide a broad range of information regarding the performing voice from laryngologists, speech/language pathologists, singing and voice teachers, and performers. Talks include research, clinical, and performance information, and there will be several "how to" presentations during the Breakout Sessions.


We are honored to have Drs. Lance Maron and Mary Sandage, who will be giving engaging lectures as our keynote speakers. We will also feature Joan Lader, who will be conducting a riveting CCM masterclass. Please see our Program for complete details and agenda.


Learning Outcomes: Participants will be able to 

  • Describe vocal production problems that have an impact on the performing voice​
  • ​Identify methods and approaches for working with performers to improve vocal production
  • ​Describe current research on vocal production, voice disorders, and current treatment approaches for the performing voice
  • ​Articulate the processes involved in training the performing voice that may affect the health of the performing voice

This program is offered for .45 ASHA CEUs, Professional, Intermediate level. 

Program completion requirements: Participants are expected to be present for the entire program. Individuals who are not present for the full program will not be recommended for ASHA CEUs. No partial credit will be provided.

ASHA CE Provider Approval and use of the Brand Block does not imply endorsement of course content, specific products or clinical procedures.

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