Dr. Lester-Smith presented Simulating Essential Vocal Tremor with Vocal Vibrato to four-time Grammy award-winning soprano Renée Fleming and her team during their visit to the Shirley Ryan AbilityLab.Watch the video of Renée's visit
UT Voice Lab: News
The UT Voice Lab will welcome members of the Austin Spasmodic Dysphonia Support Group to UT for a presentation on Clinical and Research Perspectives on Vocal Tremor and a tour of the lab.
Dr. Lester-Smith will present the poster Degree of Vocal Fold Adduction Affects Listener Perception of Simulated Laryngeal Vocal Tremor at the Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America in San Diego, CA.
Dr. Lester-Smith, Kylie Dunne, and Melanie Looper will present the poster The Effects of Masked and Delayed Auditory Feedback on Fundamental Frequency Modulation in Vocal Vibrato at the Fall Voice Conference in Dallas, TX.
Dr. Lester-Smith will present Getting to Know Your Instrument at the Health Alliance for Austin Musicians (HAAM) Voice Seminar, where voice scientists, otolaryngologists, speech-language pathologists, and voice teachers will come together to share information about vocal health with HAAM members.
Dr. Lester-Smith will present the poster Auditory-Motor Control of Pitch in Individuals with Essential Vocal Tremor: A Pilot Study at the Voice Foundation Symposium in Philadelphia, PA.
Dr. Lester-Smith will present Auditory-Motor Control of Voice in Healthy and Neurologically-Impaired Speakers at this interdisciplinary symposium on vocalization hosted by The Center for Brain, Behavior, and Evolution at The University of Texas at Austin.