|Last Name: ||Bacon|
|First Name: ||Mary|
|M. I.: ||J. |
|Degree & Certifications: ||MA, CCC-SLP, BRS-S|
|Endowed Professorship: |
|Rank & Title: ||Associate Professor and Clinical Educator|
|Department: ||Communication Disorders and Sciences|
|College: ||College of Health Sciences|
|Office Location: ||600 S. Paulina St.|
Armour Academic Center
Chicago, IL 60612
|Laboratory Location: |
|Phone: ||(312) 942-9787|
|Fax: ||(312) 942-7211|
|Education: ||MA, Speech Pathology, Northern Illinois University|
Who's Who Among Students in American
Universities & Colleges
BS, Speech and Hearing Therapy, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio
Phi Beta Kappa
|Research Areas: |
|Laboratory Techniques: |
|Faculty/Staff Description: ||Expertise and Research Interests
Changes in speech/voice/swallowing after treatment for head and neck cancer
Assessment of swallowing therapy
Awards & Honors
11th ACE Award for continuing education
Board Recognized Specialist in Swallowing and Swallowing Disorders, 2007
Dysphagia Track Chair for Illinois State Speech Pathology Convention 2008 and 2009
Member, Editorial board for ASHA SID 13 Perspectives, 2006-2008
Bacon, M. (2011). Speech, voice, and swallowing problems: The speech pathologist's role. In M. Hass, & D. McBride (Eds.), Managing the oral effects of treatment: Diagnosis to survivorship. Pittsburg, PA: Oncology Nursing Society Publishing.
Logemann, J., Rademaker, A., Pauloski, B.,Antinoja, J., Bacon, M., Bernstein, M., Gaziano, J., Grande, B., Kelchner, L., Kelly, A., Klaben, B., Lundy, D., Newman, L., Santa, D.,Stachoiwiak, L.,Stangl-McBreen, C., Atkinson, C., Bassani, H., Czapla, M., Farquharson, J., Larsen, K., Lewis, V.,Logan, H., Nitscke, T., Veis, S. (2008). What information do clinicians use in recommending oral vs. non-oral feeding in oropharyngeal dysphagic patients? Dysphagia, 23 , 378-384.
Bacon, M., Klor, B., Cook, B., Combat Pass Fail Reporting After Completing Diagnostic Swallowing Evaluations, ADVANCE for Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists, 16, January 2006, 10, 50.
Klor,B., Bacon,M., Cook, B., and Milianti, F., Hines Functional
Dysphagia Scale, PRO-ED, 2005.
Elpern, E., Okonek, M., Bacon, M., Gerstung, C., Skrzynski, M., Effect
of Passy-Muir Tracheostomy Speaking Valve on Pulmonary Aspiration in
Adults, Heart and Lung, 29, July/August, 2000, 287-293.
Bacon, M., Bowman, J., Dysphagia and Cancer, ADVANCE for Speech
Language Pathologists and Audiologists, 7, 1997, 5, 50.