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CF in Acute Care- University of Rochester



UR Medicine – Strong Memorial Hospital is a leading academic healthcare institution located in Rochester, NY between Lake Ontario and the Finger Lakes region.  Strong Memorial Hospital is a Level 1 Trauma Center and Comprehensive Stroke Center accommodating approximately 800 acute care beds and growing.  Our Acute Rehabilitation Unit is CARF accredited.  Strong Memorial Hospital is a teaching hospital in which interdisciplinary collaboration and patient centered care is valued. Our medical setting offers motivated and committed beginning clinicians an excellent opportunity for professional growth and clinical variety. 


The acute care team is seeking a full time, twelve-month clinical fellow to begin July 2022.  Our clinical fellowship is structured to provide experience at all levels of acute care in a wide variety of specialty areas including but not limited to: neurology, cardiology, transplant, trauma, oncology, surgical, and hospital medicine.  Our goal is to provide new clinicians with a strong foundation to become a well-rounded Medical Speech-Language Pathologist.  The clinical fellow will become proficient in the completion of Modified Barium Swallow Studies and participate in FEES.  


Job Description:

Full time, 40 hours Speech Pathology

July 5th, 2022 through June 30th, 2023

8AM – 4:30PM; Monday through Friday, with some weekend and holiday coverage


Position Summary:

The Speech-Language Pathology Clinical Fellow (CF) will be mentored under the supervision of a Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) who holds a Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC).  This position is responsible for providing diagnostic and therapeutic services to patients across the continuum of scope including swallowing, speech, language, cognition, voice and alternative means of communication across all hospital units.


Minimum Requirements:

  • Completion of M.A. or M.S. degree in an accredited speech-language pathology program  
  • Previous clinical experience providing direct patient care in a medical setting and prior use of electronic medical records (EMR) is preferred. 
  • With limited exceptions, the University is requiring all faculty and staff to be vaccinated against COVID-19.  We encourage applicants to keep this in mind as you apply.


Application Deadline: February, 28th, 2022 by midnight EST.

All applications should include the following 3 documents in PDF format. Incomplete applications will not be considered. 

  1.  1-page cover letter indicating your interest in the acute care fellowship.
  2. Resume or curriculum vitae, not to exceed two pages.
  3. A list of three references and their contact information. These references should be able to speak to your academic and/or clinical performance.  Please do not send letters of recommendation. 


Applicants can send their complete application by e-mail with the subject line: CF Application or via our Indeed posting. 


Andrea (Annie) Perkins, M.A., CCC-SLP

Senior Speech-Language Pathologist

Inpatient Clinical Coordinator



The University of Rochester is committed to fostering, cultivating, and preserving a culture of diversity and inclusion. The University believes that a diverse workforce and inclusive workplace culture enhances the performance of our organization and our ability to fulfill our important missions. The University is committed to fostering and supporting an environment inclusive of people regardless of their race, ethnicity, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, marital status, age, physical abilities, political affiliation, religious beliefs, or any other non-merit fact, so that all employees feel included, equally valued and supported.


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UW Med Voice, Swallowing and Upper Airway CF



Fellowship Dates:           September 15th, 2022 – September 14th, 2023

Application Deadline:    February 4th, 2022

The Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Washington Medical Center is excited to announce a 12-month, full-time, paid clinical fellowship in speech language pathology intended to develop the skills and clinical experience necessary to achieve competency in the evaluation and evidence-based treatment of adults with voice, swallowing and upper airway disorders. The clinical experience will include multidisciplinary laryngology clinic, multidisciplinary head and neck surgery clinic, and independent outpatient and inpatient sessions under the clinical and academic mentorship of Otolaryngology faculty and staff. The clinical fellow will work as a member of a multidisciplinary team consisting of 9 speech-language pathologists, 4 laryngologists, 3 head and neck surgeons, and laryngology and head and neck fellows.

Upon completion of the fellowship, the clinical fellow will demonstrate proficiency evaluating and treating a variety of complex patient populations including functional dysphonia, neurologic voice disorders, paradoxical vocal fold motion disorder, cough/laryngeal hypersensitivity, benign vocal fold lesions, head and neck cancer rehabilitation, and alaryngeal voice restoration. Additional training opportunities include acoustic voice assessment, rigid and flexible laryngeal videostroboscopy, clinical swallowing evaluations, videofluoroscopic swallow studies (VFSS), and flexible endoscopic evaluation of swallowing (FEES). In addition to clinical experience, this position offers dedicated academic time to complete a research project within the Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery. It is anticipated that the clinical fellow will submit at least one abstract to a national meeting for oral or poster presentation by the end of their fellowship year. The clinical fellow will also be expected to participate in our interprofessional monthly clinical case conference for faculty, fellows and residents, and participate in resident didactics as appropriate.

The successful candidate will have graduated from an accredited Master’s program in speech language pathology. The candidate must have strong clinical experience in the evaluation and treatment of voice, swallowing, and upper airway disorders through their graduate program experience. The candidate must demonstrate a strong academic background and transcript, as well as solid recommendations of their clinical skill in the areas of voice and swallowing. The candidate should demonstrate strong interpersonal skills and self-motivation. The candidate should be eligible for State of Washington interim licensure in speech language pathology.

Interested applicants should provide the following materials in a single PDF to the email address below by February 1st, 2022:

1) Cover letter including background and areas of interest
2) Curriculum vitae
3) 2-3 letters of recommendation
4) Unofficial transcript from their accredited institution with documentation of graduation date or expected date of graduation

Emily Wilson, MS, CCC-SLP

Fellowship Coordinator

Speech-Language Pathologist

Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery

University of Washington Medical Center


If you have applied but have not received an email confirmation, please resubmit your application.

To learn more, please visit: otolaryngology.uw.edu/education/programs/…

St. Luke’s Health System SLP Jobs

SLP opportunities available at St. Luke’s Health System in Idaho.

Below is a list of current needs along with the link to the on-line posting.

I would certainly welcome an email from anyone with questions or wanting to connect with me directly.

Jan Greene

Sr. Recruiter

St. Luke’s Health System



Outpatient Pediatrics – Twin Falls (able to take a CFY):SLP Twin Falls

Outpatient Pediatrics – Caldwell (Boise area): SLP Caldwell

Acute Care – Nampa Hospital (Boise area): SLP Acute

UR Medicine CF-Deadline Approaching

UR Medicine Voice Center
Clinical Fellowship in Voice & Upper Airway

UR Medicine – Strong Memorial Hospital is a leading academic healthcare institution located in Rochester, NY between Lake Ontario and the Finger Lakes region. Strong Memorial Hospital is a Level 1 Trauma Center accommodating approximately 800 acute inpatient beds. UR Medicine is the Region’s only Comprehensive Stroke Center and also holds an Acute Rehabilitation Unit that is both CARF and Magnet accredited.  The Voice Center is part of the University of Rochester’s Department of Otolaryngology which consists of otolaryngology physicians, with specialties in pediatrics, otology / neurotology, rhinology, allergy, sleep medicine, head and neck cancer, laryngology, and facial plastics. The Voice Center consists of three fellowship trained laryngologists, and six speech-language pathologists who specialize in the treatment of voice, professional voice, breathing and swallowing disorders.
The Voice Center is seeking a qualified graduate student of an accredited Speech-Language Pathology program to complete a 12-month, full-time, paid clinical fellowship.  This fellowship will be focused on the evaluation and treatment of individuals with voice, breathing, upper airway and swallowing disorders.
Job Description:
July 1, 2021 through June 30th, 2022; start date is flexible as long as the required 9 months can be completed before June 30th, 2021
Full Time 40 hours Speech Pathology

Position Summary:
The clinical fellow will be mentored by a certified speech-language pathologist and work as part of a team in the interdisciplinary laryngology clinic. He or she will be responsible for completing evaluations and developing individualized treatment plans, participating in voice team meetings, presenting an educational lecture to the speech-language pathology department, attending monthly departmental and educational meetings and completing daily documentation and billing through the electronic medical record system.
The clinical fellowship year at the Voice Center will provide the opportunity to gain experience and training in the areas of acoustic and aerodynamic voice assessment, stroboscopy, fiberoptic endoscopic evaluation of swallowing studies, modified barium swallow studies, in-clinic swallowing evaluations, and therapy for voice, swallowing and breathing disorders. Given the large population of individuals with Parkinson Disease seen in our clinic, the clinical fellow will be encouraged to become SPEAK OUT trained, in order to serve this population and assist with facilitation of LOUD Crowd.  In addition, opportunities will be provided for observation of laryngeal imaging, assessment and specialized procedures including bronchoscopy, laryngeal EMG and Botox injections with the laryngologists. Candidates should also be prepared to be involved in the assessment and treatment of other adult speech and language disorders (i.e., dysarthria, fluency).
Minimum Education & Experience Requirements:
Interested candidates should have a strong interest and background in the evaluation and treatment of voice, swallowing and breathing disorders as demonstrated through their graduate coursework and/ or clinical internships. The candidate must have completed their master’s level coursework at an accredited University program in speech-language pathology prior to beginning the position. The candidate must have a strong academic background, be highly motivated, demonstrate initiative and be independent and ready to work in a busy, fast-paced clinical environment.  Experience working with SPEAK OUT / LOUD Crowd, transgender or singing voice clients is a plus.
Application Deadline: 2/1/2021, 12 AM (midnight) EST

Applicants should send the following information to the Department of Speech-Language Pathology via email or fax:
To apply for this position, please send the following information, formatted as specified. Applications not received in this format, will not be considered.

 Applications should be received in 1 PDF document
 The first item in the application should be a cover sheet with the applicant’s name, email address, complete mailing address, and phone number.
 The second item in the application should be a 1-page cover letter indicating interest in the Clinical Fellowship in Voice, Swallowing and Upper Airway
 The third item in the application should be a curriculum vitae or resume
 The last item in the application should be the two letters of reference from clinical supervisors

Applications received after the deadline will not be considered.

Sheryl Maier, Speech-Language Pathologist
Department of Speech-Language Pathology
2365 South Clinton, Suite 200
Rochester, New York 14618
Fax: 585-271-7228

Infinity Rehab Hiring

Opportunities for a SLP-CCC or a medical CF working with geriatrics in skilled nursing settings.  We have full-time and PRN opportunities available in these locations:

  • Las Vegas, NV
  • Albuquerque, NM

We are excited about the changes in healthcare and are committed to the use of standardized measures and evidence-based practice.  Our Speech Pathologists are trained in Functional Communication Measures and collecting NOMS data.

Infinity Rehab is led by therapists (our VP is an SLP!).  We are true to our mission – to enhance the lives of everyone we serve – and to our values of integrity, passion, quality, innovation, respect, teamwork, and a commitment to lifelong learning.

Email or call Cindy Lech for more information or to apply:

P: 503-783-7224

E: clech@infinityrehab.com