Phoniatry and speech therapy

Professionals who use their voice should maintain good nasal health so the vocal organ can work in optimal conditions. The nose acts as a resonant cavity and a conditioner of the air we breathe: it filters, cleans and warms the air before it reaches the lungs.

Dra. M. Pilar Murtró Ayats

Clínica Rinològica Maria Colomé

Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery from the University of Barcelona (UB)

Master Language and Hearing Disorders from the University of Barcelona (UB)

Research and Publications

Research activity in the field of acoustic analysis of voice.

  • Influence of gesture in vowel timbre. Study of six cases. Murtró P. Bonet, M. Spanish Journal of Phoniatry. Vol. 10 : 133-137. Salamanca, 2001.
  • Study of vocal quality patterns in rehabilitation. Murtró, P, Bonet, M. Cantero, FJ. Spanish Journal of Phoniatry . Vol. 10 : 133-137. Salamanca, 2001.
  • Mejoría Clínica y Cambios Estroboscópicos tras Reeducación Vocal en una Actríz. Murtró, P. Revista Española de Foniatría. Vol. 12: 147-153. Salamanca, 2002.
  • The Adult Voice in the Choir. Bonet M. and Murtró P. Spanish Journal of Phoniatry. Vol. 13: 63-75. Salamanca, 2003.

Teaching

Teaching Degree and Postgraduate Speech and Continuing Education Teacher at:

  • University of Barcelona (UB)
  • Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB)
  • Ramon Llull University (URL)
  • University Foundation Bages (FUB)

Member of:

  • Spanish Society of Medical therapy (SOMEF)
  • Catalan Association of Teachers of Singing (ACPC)
  • Spanish Association of Logopedics, Phoniatrics and Audiología (AELFA)
  • College of Physicians of Barcelona (COMB)