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Dr. David T. Hutchings is a licensed geriatric speech and language pathologist who specializes in geriatric dysphagia and neuropathology. He is the Chief Executive Officer at Stonerise Healthcare. Dr. Hutchings graduated with a Bachelors degree from the University of Mississippi with a Masters degree from University of Central Missouri and completed his doctorate from Nova Southeastern University with a specialization of geriatric dysphagia and neuropathology. Dr. Hutchings has conducted multiple national lectures in the areas of geriatric swallowing disorders and dementia and teaching continuing education courses in geriatric dysphagia. His clinical practice and research has led to multiple keynote lectures at state and national organizations as well as other venues including Duke University, Vanderbilt University, Auburn University, University of Alabama Birmingham among many others. He also has participated in multiple panel discussions. Dr. Hutchings has been published in clinical publications and peer reviewed journals. He has also published in numerous peer-reviewed journals, and in 2013 he developed clinical education articles on Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) for CNN. Prior to coming to Stonerise, Dr. Hutchings practiced as the Vice President of Therapy at Amedisys Home health overseeing therapy nationwide. David is a Fellow in the second class of the Health Innovators Fellowship and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.