PRESENTER: Tamara Chambers, M.D.
AUDIENCE: Clinical Fellows, Clinicians with interest in patients with head and neck cancer.
Description: This 1-hour webinar aims to explain the evolution of free flaps, and how they are designed for reconstruction of defects of the head and neck. For Speech and Language pathologists, attention will be placed on how this impacts patients, their rehabilitation, and quality of life.
1) Attendees will understand the history of Free Flaps
2) Attendees will understand the physiology of Free Flaps
3) Attendees will identify the types of Free Flaps
4) Attendees will understand the reconstructive options for different defects
Certificate of completion and PDF of the slides are available upon request at the conclusion of the live webinar. Please contact Jonathan@dysphagiacafe.com for slides and certificate.
Dr. Tamara Chambers is the Chief Medical Director of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Speech and Audiology at LAC+USC Medical Center. She also serves several other administrative roles, including the Associate Medical Director for Clinical Efficiency, Associate Director of Perioperative Services, and Assistant Designated Institutional Official for Safety, Fairness, and Equity (SAFE). Finally, she is an Associate Professor and the Associate Program Director in the USC Caruso Department of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery. She earned her undergraduate degree from Stanford University and received her medical degree from the Drew/UCLA Medical Education Program. She primarily works with residents at the Los Angeles County + University of Southern California Medical Center, where she previously completed her residency. Following residency, she completed a fellowship in Microvascular, Head and Neck, and Endocrine Surgery at Loma Linda University. Dr. Chambers has a particular interest in quality improvement measures, improving access to healthcare, and serving underserved populations.
This low cost webinar is not available for ASHA CEUs. Certificate of Completion is available upon request.
90-day access is included with webinar purchase!