Erin Wagar, MClSc., S-LP Reg. CASLPO

Erin Wagar

Speech-Language Pathologist, University Hospital


  • BASc., Food Science and Technology – Dalhousie University
  • MHSc., Speech-Language Pathology – University of Toronto

Joined LHSC:

  • 2014


Patient Populations:

  • Critical Care
  • Motor Neuron Diseases
  • General Medicine
  • General Surgery
  • Subacute Medicine

Professional Interest Area:

  • Assessment, intervention and education for patients with swallowing and communication disorders related to a diagnosis of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) 
  • Supporting patients with complex communication needs through use of Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC)

Committee/Community Involvement:

  • Member – Motor Neuron Diseases Interdisciplinary Team
  • Invited Lecturer – University of Western Ontario, (“Role of the Multidisciplinary Team in the Management of ALS”) (2016)
  • Attended the biennial conference of the International Society of Augmentative and Alternative Communication (ISAAC) 2016
  • Invited Workshop Leader for the 9th Neuromuscular Conference at the University of Western Ontario - “Approach to Dysphagia” (2016)


Continuing Education:

  • Acquired Motor Speech Disorders & Functional Speech Disorders (2015)
  • Charting New Ground: Interprofessional Approaches to Dysphagia Management (2015)
  • Trained in the use of Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES) (2015)
  • Trained in the use of standardized Modified Barium Swallow study analysis (MBSImp) (2015)
  • Medical Speech Pathology: The Influence of Body Systems on Communication and Swallowing Interventions (2015)

Mailing Address:

339 Windermere Road,
London, ON Canada N6A 5A5


519-685-8500, ext. 33517