Michelle S. Troche, PhD/CCC-SLP

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor in Communication Sciences and Disorders

Current Administrative Positions

  • Director, Laboratory for the Study of Upper Airway Dysfunction
Michelle S. Troche, PhD/CCC-SLP
Dr. Michelle S. Troche is an Associate Professor in the Communication Sciences and Disorders Program, Department of Biobehavioral Sciences at Teachers College as well as an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Biobehavioral Sciences (in Neurology and Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery) at Columbia University.  She completed her doctoral studies at the University of Florida where she also served as faculty member prior to joining Columbia University. She has been recognized by several awards and in her academic record for her research, teaching, and mentorship.
Dr. Michelle S. Troche is director of the Laboratory for the Study of Upper Airway Dysfunction which is committed to improving clinical outcomes and quality of life in patients with dysphagia, dystussia, and dysarthria through research, clinical care, and education. She has served as principal, co-Investigator and/or study coordinator on various large-scale NIH and VA funded projects. Her research is aimed at improving health outcomes and quality of life associated with disorders of airway protection (i.e., swallowing and cough).

Contact Info

  • (212) 678-3953