Get Involved / Contact Us

If you have any questions about the resources or would be interested in getting involved as collaborators on research projects, please get in touch with:

Dr Joan Ma
Senior Lecturer
Division of Speech and Hearing Sciences
Queen Margaret University
EH21 6UU
Scotland, UK

Email: [email protected]

Telephone: (+44) 131 474000

USES Workshops

If you are a Speech and Language Therapist and other healthcare professionals who is interested in finding out more about the development of UltraSound Evaluation of Swallowing (USES), please join us in one of the three workshops [30th November 2022 (2 to 4:30pm), 2nd March 2023 (9:30am to noon) or 13th June 2023 (2 to 4:30 pm)].

In each workshop, we will be

- sharing information about how USES works

- looking at some ultrasound images of swallowing

- giving an update on our latest projects

- and of course, you can try it out for yourself

To sign up, please click here.

If none of these dates work for you or you cannot attend in person, please leave your details here on this form and we will get in touch with you about future workshops.


Participate in Research Projects

You can also get involved as a participant in research projects. 

Here is a list of currently active projects:

“The effect of training on SLT student’s ability to identify anatomical landmarks on ultrasound images”.

You can find out more about the project here.  If you are a final year Speech and Language Therapy student and would be interested in participating on the research project, please get in touch with Rachel Clark ([email protected])