NELSON ROY, PhD

NELSON ROY, PhD portrait
  • Professor, Communication Sciences & Disorders
  • Adjunct Associate Professor, Surgery

Biography

Education

  • Doctor of Philosophy, UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-MADISO
  • Master of Science, MS, University Of Western Ontario
  • Bachelor of Science, BS, University Of Western Ontario

Honors & Awards

  • 2013 ASHA Convention “Meritorious Poster Award” (Voice, Resonance, and Alaryngeal Speech Section) for "Effects of Nebulized Isotonic Saline vs. Water After Laryngeal Desiccation in Primary Sjogren's Syndrome". Kristine Tanner, Nelson Roy, Ray Merrill, Katherine Kendall, Karla Miller, Daniel Clegg, Amanda Heller, Daniel Houtz, Mark Elstad, Shawn Nissen. American Speech Language Hearing Association (ASHA), 11/2013
  • 2011 Editor’s Award “Best Paper” in Journal of Voice 2010-Speech-Language Pathology/Vocal Pedagogy- (Maryn, Y., De Bodt, M., Van Cauwenberge, P., Roy, N., Corthals, P. Toward improved ecological validity in acoustic and perceptual measurement of overall voice quality: Combining sustained vowels and connected speech. Journal of Voice, 2010). Journal of Voice Editor's Award, 06/10/2011

Biography

Dr. Nelson Roy is an associate professor in the Department of Communication Sciences & Disorders, The University of Utah. He received his doctorate in communication disorders in 1997 from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, WI. He completed his undergraduate and master’s degree education in Speech-Language Pathology at the University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada. He holds an adjunct appointment in the Department of Surgery, Division of Otolaryngology- Head & Neck Surgery, and conducts biweekly voice clinics at the University of Utah Voice Disorders Center. Dr. Roy is a regularly invited speaker at national and international voice conferences and has published extensively in the area of voice disorder assessment and management.

Languages

  • English, fluent.