NSDA Medical Advisory Board

The Medical Advisorsy Boards assists in the promotion of the NSDA, its mission, and goals among speech and medical professionals. This is accomplished through writing and/or approval of scientific brochures, materials, and articles for the newsletter; assisting with medical conventions including selection and material distribution; publicizing the availability of research grants and encouraging SD researchers to apply for grant programs.


Robert W. Bastian, MD
Chairperson, Medical Advisory Board
Bastian Voice Institute
Downer's Grove, IL

Steven A. Bielamowicz, MD
The George Washington University
Washington DC

Andrew Blitzer, M.D.
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Medical Center
New York, NY

Joel H. Blumin, M.D.
Medical College of Wisconsin 
Milwaukee, WI

David O. Francis, MD
Universtiy of Wisconsin
Madison, WI

Stacey Halum, MD
Voice Clinic of Indiania
West Lafayette, IN

Michael Rolnick, PhD
Wm. Beaumont Hospital
Royal Oak, MI

C, Blake Simpson, MD
University of Texas Heath Science Center
San Antonio, TX

Peek Woo, MD
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
New York, NY