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Khaled Adjerid, Ph.D.

Khaled Adjerid, Ph.D.

Contact
Email: kadjerid@neomed.edu
Phone: 330.325.6291

Office
Room Number: D-102

Academic Title(s)

  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow – German Infant Swallowing Lab
  • Instructor – Anatomy and Neurobiology

Bio

Dr. Adjerid’s work centers around fluid control and fluid flow characterization. Currently, Dr. Adjerid is looking at the role of sensory stimulation on the control of swallowing in infants. His work aims to identify and alleviate issues associated with dysphagia specifically in preterm neonates. His background is in biomechanics and biomedical engineering and has an interest in bioinspiration and biomimetics.

Area of Expertise/Research Interests

My work centers around identifying and alleviating issues in swallowing and dysphagia specifically in preterm neonates. I have a background in biomechanics and biomedical engineering as well as interest in bioinspiration and biomimetics.

Educational Background

  • Ph.D. Engineering Mechanics, Biomedical Engineering Focus, Virginia Tech
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Virginia Tech

Courses

  • Human Architecture & Composition (ANAT-71206)

CONTACT

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Phone: 800.686.2511
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