Voice Disorders in Teachers – Christine Sapienza, PhD, CCC-SLC – Jacksonville University


Teachers use their voices every day, projecting with high energy in classrooms with poor acoustics, a vocal overload which can lead to voice disorders.

Dr. Sapienza is a professor in the Department of Speech-Language Pathology at the College of Health Sciences at Jacksonville University. She is also the Dean of the College of Health Sciences at Jacksonville University. Her research focuses on the study of adult normal and disordered voice and adult neuromotor disorders such as Parkinson’s disease and multiple sclerosis and on strength training paradigms in these populations as well as others with physical and neurological insult. Learn more about Dr. Christine Sapienza here.