Education and Background
- Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology, Miami University
- Bachelor of Science in Speech Pathology and Audiology, Miami University
Melanie Romaine-Jongewaard is a Speech-Language Pathologist with 30 years of experience in the acute care inpatient environment, currently working full-time at Cincinnati Children’s Medical Center. She received both her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees from Miami University.
Her clinical interests include dysphagia across the lifespan with a specialty in infant feeding and swallowing.
She is certified in both Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing and Video Fluoroscopic Swallowing Studies using the Modified Barium Swallow Impairment Profile. She is a Certified Lactation Counselor and Certified In the use of the Newborn Behavioral Observation System with an emphasis on babies and families living with substance use disorder.