Erika Gisel, PhD, OTR, erg


Credentials: Professor, Faculty of Medicine School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, McGill University, Founder and Director, Swallowing and Dysphagia Clinic, Montreal Children’s Hospital

Awards
Mention d’excellence, Ordre des ergotherapeute du Quebec, 2007
Associate member, Department of Pediatrics, Montreal Children’s Hospital
Associate member, Faculty of Dentistry, McGill University

Education
Ph.D., Biology, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
B.S., OT, Occupational Therapy, University, Philadelphia, PA
B.A., Textile Arts, Arbeitslehrerinnen Seminar, Zurich, Suisse
Research Focus:
oral-motor development, dysphagia intervention, oral-motor test-development (seniors), cerebral palsy.
Autism Spectrum Disorders: feeding problems, motor problems, sensory processing/modulation, activities of daily living.
Publications: Over 80 publications on feeding issues across the life span.