Author Archives: Tampa Bay Medical Speech Pathology Association

About Tampa Bay Medical Speech Pathology Association

MESPA is a local speech pathology organization in Tampa, Florida that started in 2000 to draw speech pathologists together to meet for continuing education. Currently, MESPA meets at Tampa General Hospital on a quarterly basis on the second Sunday evening of the month in January, April, July, and October from 6:00-8:00 pm.

MESPA Voice-Swallow-Airway Symposium

Welcome to the 5th annual MESPA Symposium page on Voice-Swallow-Airway at Tampa General Hospital presented on Saturday, April 13, 2019! You will find the presentation handouts that we have so far below. Feel free to view/download the handouts. Let us … Continue reading

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MESPA Symposium: Voice, Swallow, and Airway

We are pleased to announce the FIFTH Annual MESPA Symposium on Voice, Swallow, and Airway will be held on Saturday, April 13th from 8:00am-4:30 pm at Tampa General Hospital in the MacInnes Auditorium, 2nd floor, East Pavilion. We have an incredible group of … Continue reading

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January 2019 Quarterly Meeting

Our next scheduled quarterly MESPA meeting will take place on Sunday, January 13, 2019 from 6:00-8:00 pm at Tampa General Hospital. Who: Kristina Zannis, M.A., BCBA, SLPA of Independent Living Inc. What: “Bridging the Gap between Speech-Language Pathology and Applied Behavior Analysis“ … Continue reading

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Upcoming MESPA Quarterly Meeting

Our next quarterly MESPA meeting is scheduled on Sunday, October 14th, 2018 from 6:00-8:00 pm at Tampa General Hospital. Who: Bridgette Alexandrou M.S., CCC-SLP, Moffitt Cancer Center What: “Laryngectomy Management for Speech Pathologists—Swallowing and Communication Considerations“ Where: Tampa General Hospital, Rehab … Continue reading

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Upcoming MESPA Quarterly Meeting

Our next quarterly MESPA meeting is scheduled on Sunday, July 8, 2018 from 6:00-8:00 pm at Tampa General Hospital. Who: Sarah Busser M.A.,CCC-SLP, Speech-Language Pathologist of HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Spring Hill What: “Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) for Adults“ Where: Tampa … Continue reading

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MESPA Symposium: Pediatrics Birth-Adolescence

We are pleased to announce the Fourth Annual MESPA Symposium on Pediatrics: Birth through Adolescence will be held on Saturday, April 14th from 8:00am-4:30 pm at Tampa General Hospital in the MacInnes Auditorium, 2nd floor, East Pavilion. We have an incredible group of … Continue reading

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Join us this Sunday, October 8th, for a great MESPA presentation that will satisfy the requirement of Medical Errors for Florida SLP licensure! Who: Michelle Harvey, M.S., CCC-SLP, of Tampa General Hospital What: Prevention of Medical Errors for the SLP  Where: Tampa … Continue reading

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