Category: Voice Center

The Challenge of Voice Patients in Transitioning to Conversational Speech

University of Pittsburgh Voice Center

Whether you are saying hello to a friend, answering a question at school or work, or simply talking to your neighbor, your voice is what often connects you to the people and world around you. Clinicians and scientists in the Department of Otolaryngology at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine continue to study voice disorders and develop innovative treatment strategies that ensure everybody can use their voice. Led by Jackie Gartner-Schmidt, PhD, and Libby Smith, DO, the UPMC Voice Center continues to provide world-class clinical care for voice patients, while also performing research projects that enable clinicians to improve