Dr. Jana Rieger was one of four successful researchers to receive funding from the Alberta Cancer Foundation’s Transformative Program competition in April 2014. Dr. Rieger and her team received $1.9 M over the next five years to support research related to developing technological interfaces for dysphagia rehabilitation in patients with head and neck cancer.
Current Research Projects
4D modeling of the pharynx for swallowing assessment (Aalto)
Mobile technology in head and neck cancer dysphagia rehabilitation (Constantinescu)
Transgender communication and rehabilitation (Hardy)
Developing functional outcome criteria for wait list assessment in head and neck cancer (Roberts)