Dr. Memorie Gosa

Dr. Memorie Gosa

Assistant Professor

Ph.D The University of Memphis, 2012, Communication Sciences & Disorders

M.S. The University of Mississippi, 2002, Speech-Language Pathology

B.A. The University of Alabama, 2000, Communicative Disorders

Contact Information

Office: 306

700 University Boulevard East

Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0242

Phone: 205-348-7131

Email: memorie.gosa@ua.edu

Research Interests:

  • Effects and use of thickened fluids in pediatric populations
  • Intrinsic properties of thickened fluids
  • Development of feeding and swallowing skills in infants and children
  • Diagnosis and management of dysphagia in pediatric populations

Recent Publications:

Suiter, D.M., Gosa, M.M., & Leder, S. Intra-Oral Dwell Time Results in Increased Bolus Temperature and Decreased Bolus Viscosity for Thickened Liquids. Topics in Clinical Nutrition (TICN). In press for publication Winter 2013.

Tutor, J.D., & Gosa, M.M. (2012). Dysphagia and aspiration in children. Pediatric Pumonology, 47(4), 321-327.

Gosa M.M., Schooling T.,  & Coleman J. (2011). Thickened liquids as a treatment for children with dysphagia and associated adverse effects: A systematic review. Infant Child and Adolescent Nutrition. Published Online First: 5 May 2011. doi: 10.1177/1941406411407664

Tutor, J, Srinivasan S, Gosa M, Culbreath B, Mallory L, Redd L, Jones M, Curry R, Davis, Christensen M, Schoumacher R, & Stokes D. Pulmonary functions in infants with chronic aspiration. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2010;181:A6229.