OS & OT News

Humphry, Neblett honored for excellence in doctoral mentoring

Humphry, Neblett honored for excellence in doctoral mentoring

Ruth Humphry, director for the Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, has received a 2017 Faculty Award for Excellence in Doctoral Mentoring.

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Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy Students Celebrate Graduation

Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy Students Celebrate Graduation

Masters students graduated on Saturday, April 29, 2017, and doctoral students were hooded on Saturday, May 10, 2017.

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Womack Recognized by Carolina Center for Public Service for collaboration with Orange County Department of Aging

Womack Recognized by Carolina Center for Public Service for collaboration with Orange County Department of Aging

Jennifer L. (Jenny) Womack, a clinical professor in the Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, received recognition for her work by the Carolina Center for Public Service on April 5, 2017.

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Nancy Bagatell Named Director of Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy

Nancy Bagatell Named Director of Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy

The Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy has selected Nancy Bagatell, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA, as its new director effective July 1, 2017.

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2017 Mitchell Symposium Features Joy Hammel, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA

2017 Mitchell Symposium Features Joy Hammel, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA

For the 2017 Mitchell Symposium, the Department of Allied Health Sciences' Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy welcomed Joy Hammel, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA, with the University of Illinois at Chicago.

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Alzheimer's Foundation of America honors UNC OT graduate Heather McKay

A 2007 graduate of the Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy has been named Dementia Care Professional of the Year by the Alzheimer's Foundation of America.

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Occupational Science PhD Student Nikhil Tomar Combats Mental Health Stigma

Occupational Science PhD Student Nikhil Tomar Combats Mental Health Stigma

A PhD student in the Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy has worked locally and abroad to reduce stigma around mental health issues.

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Marine Corps veteran and Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy student on the cusp of realizing her dream

Marine Corps veteran and Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy student on the cusp of realizing her dream

Oyoana Allende, a Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy master's student, decided to become an occupational therapist following her own rehabilitation experience.

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Occupational Science PhD Candidate Khalilah Johnson highlights importance of diversity in research endeavors

Occupational Science PhD Candidate Khalilah Johnson highlights importance of diversity in research endeavors

Khalilah Johnson, an occupational science PhD candidate, spoke to the Department of Allied Health Sciences about diversity in research as she prepares to graduate.

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