Linda Rammage

Clinical Associate Professor

BA, University of Alberta, 1977
MSc, University of British Columbia, 1979
PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1992

Contact

Phone: (604) 875-4204
Fax: (604) 875-5382
Email: Linda.Rammage@vch.ca

Profile

Dr. Rammage is Director of the British Columbia Provincial Voice Care Resource Program and a faculty member in the Department of Surgery and the School of Audiology and Speech Sciences at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada. She completed her MSc degree in Speech-language pathology at UBC in 1979, and her PhD in Speech-Language Pathology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1992. She is a certified member of CASLPA, a registered member of BCASLPA, and an international affiliate member of ASHA.

She is a co-founder of the interdisciplinary Pacific Voice Clinic, and has been specializing in Voice Science and Voice Disorders in her research, teaching and clinical activities since 1980. Dr. Rammage has published and lectured internationally on assessment and management of voice disorders, psychopathology of voice disorders, voice care for professional and occupational voice users, muscle misuse voice disorders, and various voice research topics. She is currently engaged in research on the prevalence, nature and risks of occupational voice problems in teachers, and outcomes for occupational voice rehabilitation. She is author of several textbooks in management of voice disorders. She has also authored numerous chapters for professional textbooks.

Dr. Rammage is very involved in professional volunteer work, has served twice as President of the BC Association of Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists, is a Past-President of CASLPA, and is a Director on the Board of the Regulatory College of Speech and Hearing Health Professions in British Columbia.

Research Interests

Occupational Voice Problems, Voice Treatment Outcomes

Select Publications

VOCALIZING WITH EASE: A Self-Improvement Guide, Copyright Rammage, copyright Linda Rammage, 1996, and co-author of the texts.

MANAGEMENT OF THE VOICE AND ITS DISORDERS, 2nd Edition (Rammage, Morrison & Nichol et al, Copyright: Thompson-Delmar, 2001).

A MANAGEMENT GUIDE FOR THE DISORDERED VOICE (Morrison, Rammage and Nichol, Copyright American Academy of Otolaryngology, Copyright:  Head and Neck Surgery, 1985).

VOICE CARE IN THE MEDICAL SETTING, (Koschkee and Rammage, Copyright: Singular Publishing Group, Inc., 1997).

Teaching

AUDI 524
AUDI 576