Presentations

  • Dykstra, A.D., Adams, S., & Jog, M. (2012, March). Examining conversational speech intelligibility in individuals with hypophonia and Parkinson’s disease. Poster accepted for presentation at the Conference on Motor Speech, Santa Rosa, CA.
  • Adams, S., Dykstra, A.D., & Jog, M. (2012, March). A comparison of throat and head microphones in a PDA-based evaluation of hypophonia in Parkinson’s disease. Poster accepted for presentation at the Conference on Motor Speech, Santa Rosa, CA.
  • Baylor, C., Donovan, N., Dykstra, A.D., Halpern, A., Hill, F., Spielman, J., Walshe, M., Whitehill, T., Yorkston, K., & Ma, E. (2010, November) Communicative participation and motor speech disorders: clinical and research perspectives. Panel seminar presented at the Annual Convention of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Philadelphia, PA.
  • Dykstra, A.D., Adams, S., & Jog, M. (2010, March). Examining communication-related quality of life in individuals with hypophonia and Parkinson’s disease. Poster presented at the Conference on Motor Speech, Savannah, GA
  • Dykstra, A.D., Adams, S., & Jog. M. (2008, March).  The effect of hypophonia on communication effectiveness in Parkinson’s disease.  Poster presented at the Conference on Motor Speech, Monterey, CA
  • Adams, S.G., Dykstra, A.D., Jenkins, M., & Jog. M. (2008, March).  Speech-to-noise levels and conversational intelligibility in hypophonia and Parkinson’s disease.  Poster presented at the Conference on Motor Speech, Monterey, CA.
  • Adams, S., Dykstra, A.D, Abrams, K., Winnell, J., Jenkins, M., & Jog, M. (2006, October). Conversational speech intensity under different noise conditions in hypophonia and Parkinson’s disease. Paper presented at the Annual Conference of the Canadian Acoustical Association, Halifax, NS. 
  • Adams, S., Moon, B., Dykstra, A.D., Abrams, K., Jenkins, M., & Jog, M. (2006, March).  Effects of multi-talker noise on conversational speech intensity in Parkinson’s disease. Poster presented at the Conference on Motor Speech, Austin, TX.
  • Dykstra, A.D., Adams, S., & Jog, M. (2005, October). Lingual protrusion and elevation in lingual dystonia: a hypothesis. Paper presented at the Annual Conference of the Canadian Acoustical Association, London, ON.
  • Adams, S., Haralabous, O., Dykstra, A.D., Abrams, K., & Jog M. (2005, October). Effects of multi-talker noise on the intensity of spoken sentences in Parkinson’s disease. Paper presented at the Annual Conference of the Canadian Acoustical Association, London, ON.
  • Dykstra, A.D., Adams, S., & Jog, M. (2004, November). The effect of botulinum toxin type A on speech intelligibility in lingual dystonia. Poster presented at the Annual Convention of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Philadelphia, PA.
  • Adams, S., Dykstra, A.D., & Jog, M. (2002, March). Summary feedback schedules and speech motor learning in PD.  Paper presented at the Conference on Motor Speech, Williamsburg, VA.
  • Dykstra, A.D. & Adams, S. (2000, February). Practice and feedback variables in speech motor learning. Paper presented at the Conference on Motor Speech, San Antonio, TX.

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Contact Information

Allyson Dykstra, PhD
Director, CPL
Assistant Professor
School of Communication Sciences and Disorders
519-661-2111
ext. 88940
adykstr3@uwo.ca

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