About Alicia Vose, PhD, CCC-SLP

Dr. Alicia Vose is a postdoctoral associate at The University of Florida where she is studying the effects of acute intermittent hypoxia and respiratory strength training to enhance breathing in people with chronic spinal cord injury (SCI). She obtained her doctoral degree in Rehabilitation Science at the University of Florida under the mentorship of Dr. Ianessa Humbert. Dr. Vose’s research has focused on mechanisms underlying normal and disordered airway protection, applying physiology to clinical decision-making, and investigating the interactions between breathing and swallowing in individuals with dysphagia. Dr. Vose has a strong clinical background specializing in the diagnosis and management of swallowing disorders following acute surgery, trauma and solid organ transplantation. She also specializes in the effects of critical care medicine on swallowing, and swallowing and communication options for patients in the Intensive Care Unit, including tracheostomy and ventilator dependent patients.

A native from northern Maine, Alicia enjoys mountaineering and hiking, fly-fishing, backpacking foreign countries, and extremely spicy food.

Curriculum Vitae

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