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, M.D.
Chairperson, Medical Advisory Board
Bastian Voice Institute
Downer's Grove, IL

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

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

Christy L. Ludlow, Ph.D.
James Madison University
Harrisonburg, VA 

Michael Rolnick, Ph.D.
Wm. Beaumont Hospital
Royal Oak, MI

James Thomas, M.D.
Private Practice
Portland, OR