Speech Pathologist II. Ms. Neese has worked Thornton Pavilion part of Jacobs Medical Center in the Rehabilitation Department since 2006. She has experience working with movement disorders and provides voice, speech, and swallowing therapy to this population. Ms. Neese has been certified in Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT-LOUD) since 2008 and enjoys assisting others in improving communication and swallowing.
Lauren Santimaw, MS, CCC-SLP
Lauren received her Master's degree in speech language pathology from Vanderbilt University in 2010. Prior to joining UC San Diego Health, Lauren worked as a clinical speech-language pathologist at Genesis Rehabilitation Services in both San Diego and Hampstead N.C., as well as Scripps Mercy Hospital in San Diego and the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Ky. She is certified in SPEAK OUT! voice treatment for Parkinson's disease and has extensive experience working with patients with neurological conditions including stroke, traumatic brain injury, and ALS. She holds a Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology (CCC-SLP) from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA).