Speaker Profile

Rene Utianski, PhD

Mayo Clinic

  • Rene L. Utianski, Ph.D., CCC-SLP is a Senior Associate Consultant in the Division of Speech Pathology at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. She is an Associate Professor of Speech Pathology and Assistant Professor of Neurology in the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine. Her clinical responsibilities include differential diagnosis of acquired and degenerative speech and language disorders. Her research focus is to define the distinguishing clinical characteristics of these neurological disorders to inform expeditious differential diagnoses. She has a particular interest in the lived experience of patients and the ways in which speech-language intervention can support individuals with progressive diseases.