Moving Forward: Hard to Swallow


Alliant Energy Center-Exhibition Hall, Mendota 1/2 Meeting Room, 1919 Alliant Energy Way, Madison. Enter at main gate off Rimrock Road.


No registration required.

For more information:

For questions, please contact the UW Health Movement Disorders Clinic (608) 263-5442


  • Michelle Ciucci, PhD, CCC-SLP, Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, UW-Madison; Department of Surgery, Division of Otolaryngology, UW Health

Parkinson’s disease can affect communication and swallowing, even in its early stages. Why does this happen? What can you do about it? Dr. Ciucci will help you recognize these issues, share what to expect from a professional evaluation, and discuss treatment options.


About Moving Forward


This presentation, part of the Moving Forward seminar series, is free and open to all patients, family members and anyone wanting to advance their knowledge about these medical conditions. Learn more about the Moving Forward series and see the full schedule


Parking Information


Parking is free. Turn left past the ticket booths and park in front of the exhibition hall close to the right side where our meetings will be held. For attendees’ convenience, there is a drop-off lane, a ramp and ample handicapped parking near the building.