Steven B. Leder, PhD, CCC (SLP)

Professor of Surgery (Otolaryngology)

Departments & Organizations

Cancer Center, Yale: Cancer Prevention and Control

Office of Student Research

Program for Biomedical Ethics

Surgery: Otolaryngology: Speech & Swallow Program

Yale Medical Group

Biography

Steven B. Leder, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, Professor, Dept. of Surgery, Section of Otolaryngology, received his doctorate in speech-language pathology from the University of Conntecticut in 1983. Dr. Leder was the research speech-language pathologist on the first single-channel cochlear implant project in the nation at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center, West Haven, CT from 1983-1986. He then worked at Yale-New Haven Hospital before accepting an academic appointment at Yale University School of Medicine in 1991. Dr. Leder has published extensively in the areas of dysphagia diagnostics and rehabilitation, head and neck cancer, voice restoration with tracheoesophageal prostheses, and patients with tracheotomy and ventilator dependency.

Education & Training

PhD University of Connecticut (1983)
MA University of Maryland (1976)
Graduate Teaching Assistant University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT
Teaching Assistant University of Maryland, College Park, MD

Honors & Recognition

  • Distinguished Alumnus Award University of Connecticut, Speech, Language, Hearing Department (2013)

  • OHSE Research AwardYale University School of Medicine, Department of Surgery (1994), (1995)

  • OHSE Research AwardYale University School of Medicine, Department of Surgery (2001), (2002)

  • Fellow American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (1999)

  • Ohse Research Award, Yale University School of Medicine, Dept.of Surgery (2010)

Professional Service

  • Editorial Board The journal: Dysphagia (2001)

  • President Dysphagia Research Society (2010 - 2011)

International Activity

  • Key Note Address Leiden, Netherlands (2011 - 2011)

  • Conference sponsored by the Special Interest Group in Adult Acquired Dysphagia (SIGAAD) London, United Kingdom (2007 - 2007)

    Conference sponsored by the Special Interest Group in Adult Acquired Dysphagia (SIGAAD)

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Contact Info

Steven B. Leder, PhD, CCC (SLP)
Patient Care Location
Yale OtolaryngologyYale Physicians Building
800 Howard Avenue, Ste 4th Floor

New Haven, CT 06519
Office Location
Yale Physicians Building
800 Howard Avenue, Ste 431

New Haven, CT 06519
Mailing Address
Yale Surgery333 Cedar Street
PO Box 208041

New Haven, CT 06520-8041

Curriculum Vitae