Speech Pathology/Pediatric Feeding Specialist UNC Healthcare; PhD in 2024 from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Krisi Brackett, PhD, MS, CCC-SLP, C/NDT

Speech Pathology/Pediatric Feeding Specialist UNC Healthcare; PhD in 2024 from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro
  • Co-Founder of the UNC Pediatric Feeding Team
  • Certified in Neuro-Developmental Treatment
  • Adjunct Faculty in the Division of Speech and Hearing Sciences, UNC-Chapel Hill
  • Adjunct Faculty in Speech Pathology, Yeshiva University
  • Developer of the CAN-EAT Approach; a workshop focusing on a medical, nutritional, and therapeutic approach to intervention in pediatric feeding disorders
  • Blogs about feeding at pediatricfeedingnews.com
  • PhD, Communication Science Disorders, UNC-Greensboro
  • Dissertation examined how hypersensitive gagging affects children with pediatric feeding disorders. I am interested in the medical and nutritional aspects of pediatric feeding disorders
  • My primary career goal is to improve care of children with feeding disorders through a holistic integrated approach improving their function and ability to successfully feed