Karen Bryant, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

Clinical Associate Professor

Karen Bryant CV

Clinical focus
Clinical supervision, dysphagia and, neurogenic speech disorders.

Courses taught

  • CSD:5301:0001 Practicum: Speech-Language Pathology:  Adult Neuro Speech and Swallow
  • CSD:4115:0001 Structural Disorders: Swallow Disorder Section
  • CSD:5236:0001 Neuro Disorders of Speech & Swallowing: Motor Speech Section

Selected publications / presentations

  • Hurtig, R., Alper, R. M., Bryant, K., Davidson, K., Bilskemper, C. (2019). Improving patient safety and patient-provider communication. Perspectives of the ASHA Special Interest Group, 4, 1017-1027.
  • Bryant, K. N., Finnegan, E., Berbaum, K. (2012). VFS Inter-Judge Reliability Using a Free & Directed Search. Dysphagia, 27(1), 53-63.  
  • Bryant, K. N., Dawson, C. (2008). Media review article for the ORL Journal:  Swallowing Exercises Improve Swallow Function after Chemoradiation. The Laryngoscope.  
  • Sharp, H., Bryant, K. (2003). Ethical Issues in Managing Patients with Dysphagia: when patients refuse assessment or treatment. Seminars in Speech-language Pathology, 24(4), 285-300.  


Research areas
  • Speech-Language Pathology
Karen Bryant
Contact Information

334-B Wendell Johnson Speech and Hearing Center (SHC)
Iowa City, IA 52242
United States