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Heather Shaw Bonilha PhD, CCC-SLP

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  • Professor
  • College of Health Professions
  • Health Sciences and Research
Academic Focus
  • Dysphagia
  • Dysphonia
  • Academic Mentorship
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Heather Shaw Bonilha Ph.D. CCC-SLP is a speech-language pathologist whose research focuses on improving the care of patients with swallowing and voice disorders. She is a Professor in the College of Health Professions at the Medical University of South Carolina where she serves as the Division Director for Speech-Language Pathology, and Co-Director of the Interdisciplinary Doctoral Program in Health and Rehabilitation Sciences. Dr. Bonilha is the Medical Director of Speech-Language Pathology for the hospital and Associate Director for Translational Workforce Development for the South Carolina Translational Research Institute (SCTR).