Donna Scarborough, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, BCS-S

Donna ScarboroughEducation

Doctorate of Philosophy, University of Cincinnati, 2002

Master of Science, University of Louisville, 1993

Bachelor of Science, University of Illinois, 1991

Professional Recogniton and Affiliation

Member of American Speech Language Hearing Association (1993-present)

Member of Ohio Speech-Language Hearing Association (1996-present)

Member of Kentucky Speech Language Hearing Association (1997-present)

Full Member of Dysphagia Research Society (2006-present)

Board Certified Specialist in Swallowing and Swallowing Disorders, pediatric clinical specialist, (2011-present)



Selected Publications

Scarborough, D.R. & Isaacson, L.G. (2014). Activation of Neurons in the Rat Medulla 5 following a Gag Reflex Stimulus. International Journal of Speech & Language Pathology and Audiology, 2, 11-19.

Fishbein, M., Branham, C., Scarborough, D.R., Cox, S., Mollerud, J., Walbert, L., Fraker, C. (2013). The incidence of oropharyngeal dysphagia in infants with GERD-like symptoms. Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition,37(5), .DOI:10.1177/0148607112460683

Scarborough, D.R., Waizenhoffer, S.L.*, & Siekemeyer, L.*, Hughes, M. (2010) Sonographically measured hyoid bone displacement during swallowing in preschool children: A preliminary study. Journal of Clinical Ultrasound, 38, 430–434.

Scarborough, D.R., Bailey-Van Kuren, M., Frey, K.E.*, Knatz, E.D.*, Lape, A.R.*, Wambaugh, N.M* (2010). Study of pressure and flow rate properties of training cups to characterize parameters in a developmental context. Journal of Pediatric and Rehabilitative Medicine, 3(3), 187-196.

Scarborough, D.R., Bailey-Van Kuren, M., & Hughes, M. (2008). Altering the gag reflex via a hand pressure point. Journal of the American Dental Association, 139, 1365-1372.