Rachel Agron

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Speech Language Pathologist
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Rachel Agron, MS, CCC-SLP is a Speech-Language Pathologist at the UCSF Voice and Swallowing Center. She has experience in the evaluation and treatment of patients with a wide range of voice, upper airway, and swallowing disorders. Her clinical interests include the study of voice production and voice disorders, transgender voice and communication, neurogenic voice and swallowing disorders, swallowing disorders related to head and neck cancer, and alaryngeal voice restoration.

Ms. Agron joined the UCSF Voice and Swallowing Center team in 2020 from the VA Northern California Healthcare System where she continues inter-disciplinary practice. At the VA she has been integral in the development of the Voice Assessment and Management Program.

Ms. Agron earned a bachelor’s degree in Psychology with a minor in Speech and Hearing Sciences from the University of California, Santa Barbara. She completed her graduate studies at California State University, East Bay. Throughout her professional career, she continues to be engaged in community outreach, mentoring student clinicians, and lecturing to promote a greater understanding of voice, upper airway, and swallowing assessment and management.

Professional affiliations include the American Speech Language and Hearing Association (ASHA) and ASHA Special Interest Groups (SIGs) – Voice and Voice Disorders (SIG 3) and Swallowing and Swallowing Disorders (SIG 13). She is a Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT) certified clinician.