Date: Saturday, April 24, 2021
8:00 am-12:30 pm
Location: Online Webinar
In celebration of World Voice Day, University of Utah Health Care presents the Performance Voice Conference. We invite physicians, otolaryngologists, speech language pathologists, faculty, singing coaches, and voice instructors to join us for a day of instruction and collaboration with nationally and internationally acclaimed voice professionals.
COURSE DESCRIPTION: Attendees will learn about the approaches for and implications of telepractice in the prevention and care of voice problems affecting performing artists. Topics included virtual assessment and treatment of voice problems, impacts of telepractice on practitioner voice health, technology requirements for clients and practitioners, and demonstrations of virtual voice performance technologies.
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
- Identify and describe the capabilities and limitations of voice assessment, treatment, and coaching/performance instruction conducted via telepractice,
- Identify and describe the occupational risks to voice practitioners posed by prolonged telepractice.
- Identify and describe various technology solutions for successful implementation of telepractice in voice care, including the costs and benefits of each solution.
This program is offered for 0.40 CEUs (intermediate level, professional area).