MEET THE TEAM
Speech, Swallowing, & Respiration Lab Members
DEANNA BRITTON, PHD, CCC-SLP, BC-ANCDS
Deanna Britton is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Speech & Hearing Sciences at Portland State University (PSU), and at the Northwest Center for Voice & Swallowing in the Department of Otolaryngology (NWCVS) – Head & Neck Surgery at Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) in Portland, Oregon. She is Board Certified in Neurogenic Communication Disorders in Adults by the Academy of Neurological Communication Disorders and Sciences (ANCDS). She has published and presented on topics related to dysphagia, dysarthria, respiratory support for speech and swallowing, motor neuron disease, and spinal cord injury. Dr. Britton’s research interests include respiratory support for speech and swallowing and cough effectiveness.