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William Harvey Hospital

Kennington Road

Willesborough, Ashford

TN24 0LZ

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Theoretical Foundation in FEES Assessment

This 1 day course will cover the essential theory and interpretation of FEES (Fibreoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing).


Run by Speech and Language Therapists Fiona Robinson and Suzanne Slade from Speech Voice Swallow (SVS) Associates, and kindly sponsored by DP Medical, this foundation level day will include:

  • Rationale to support FEES as part of a comprehensive swallow assessment

  • Indications, contraindications and safety

  • Laryngeal structure and the swallow mechanism viewed endoscopically

  • Identifying anatomical landmarks

  • Managing the difficult examination

  • Development of scoring and interpretation skills

  • Observation of a live FEES examination

This course is suitable for:

  • Speech and Language Therapists (including those working towards their RCSLT FEES competency framework, those interested in establishing a FEES service and those making referrals for FEES and receiving FEES reports)

  • SLT students

  • ENT surgeons (who are interested in extending their learning and/or supporting Speech and Language Therapists in the endoscopy role)




Cost: £100.00 per person (+ charges +VAT = £127.19)

Lunch and refreshments included.




For further information about travel and parking, please see: www.ekhuft.nhs.uk/patients-and-visitors/find-us/getting-to-william-harvey-hospital/




For further information about course content please email: sarah.stevens@nhs.net

For further information about course logistics and any dietary requirements, please email: catrin.vandenende@nhs.net or c.mcconkey@nhs.net

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