164 AVAL-EAR in progress

AVAL-EAR: In-ear technology for a better understanding of salivary flow

Intervention area


Start date

September 1, 2023

End date

September 1, 2024

The aim of this mandate is to develop and validate a method for measuring spontaneous salivary swallowing flow (SSF) using a platform comprising an intra-auricular microphone, which could ultimately be used in field studies and provide important information to clinicians treating swallowing disorders in particular.

Lead applicant

Ingrid Verduyckt

Université de Montréal

École d’orthophonie et d’audiologie

3 INTER mandates


Rachel Bouserhal

École de technologie supérieure

Génie électrique

2 INTER mandates