Kurt Eggers holds a BA in Medicine, MA in SLT, and a PhD. in both Biomedical Sciences and Developmental Psychology. He is a researcher and lecturer at the department of speech-language therapy and audiology at Thomas More U College, professor of practice at Turku U (Finland), and a visiting lecturer at the U of Oulu (Finland). He is ECSF-coordinator, President-Elect of the International Fluency Association, member of the fluency committee of the International Association of Logopedics and Phoniatrics (IALP), and was a board member of the Belgian SLT federation. He has lectured/published nationally and internationally on fluency disorders and his research focuses on the role of temperament & attentional processes in stuttering, normal speech disfluencies, and disfluencies in different populations.