Cheryl M Martin, MS, CCC-SLP has over 20 years experience as a speech-language pathologist. She currently works for RehabCare as the Director of Rehabilitation at Kindred Hospital Wyoming Valley in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania where she focuses on pulmonary rehabilitation. In conjunction with the respiratory department, she has worked to promote weaning of tracheostomized and ventilator dependent patients through movement and the use of Passy Muir Valves. Ms. Martin has been a speaker at the annual Spring Pulmonary Seminar educating professionals about speaking valve use and its clinical benefits. As a director coach for RehabCare, she trains new directors and speech pathologists. She is a member of the American Speech and Hearing Association and is on the Rehab Leadership Advocacy Council.

Disclosure:
Financial - Received a speaking fee from Passy-Muir, Inc. for this presentation
Nonfinancial - No relevant nonfinancial relationship exists.