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UFTI Upgrades Its Full-Car Simulator, Creating Opportunities for Interdisciplinary Driving Research

Published: Oct 5th, 2016

An interdisciplinary group of researchers at the University of Florida (UF) has joined forces to enhance one of its driving simulators with up-to-date technology to study the human-vehicle interactions. Such […]

Third Time’s A Charm

Published: Jul 8th, 2016

Amid an office brimming with books on the human body, there is a wall filled with shiny plaques honoring her achievements. Now, Orit Shechtman, Ph.D., OTR/L, an associate professor in […]

Al Garcia and Sandra Edwards

Gift to OT Department Establishes Annual Colloquium

Published: Jun 15th, 2016

Al Garcia wanted to give his wife, Sandra Edwards, a gift that was truly unique. “I’ve seen husbands give their spouses diamonds or jewelry, but I wanted to do something […]

Dr. Sherrilene Classen Chair Candidate Visit and Seminar

Published: May 20th, 2016

Curriculum Vitae Itinerary Seminar Flyer

OT Student Receives Award for PHHP Research Day Poster

Published: Apr 15th, 2016

Tori Galatas, a student in the Master of Occupational Therapy Program, received an award for the top poster presented at the 29th Annual PHHP Research Day. She was one of […]

OT Student Selected for Summer Institute

Published: Mar 23rd, 2016

Sharon Medina, member of the 2017 Master of Occupational Therapy graduating class, has been selected as one of 20 participants for the Summer Institute for Future Scientists in Occupational Therapy.  […]

OT Students Visit Tallahassee to Promote Legislation

Published: Mar 23rd, 2016

On February 17, Master of Occupational Therapy students Jocelyn Lemus, Jerelyne Indica, Chelsea Morton, Daniela Jaramillo, Nicole Tester, and Rose Hayes traveled to Tallahassee to attend “FOTA Day at the […]

Alumni Spotlight: Angie Dallmann Marino, MHS, OTR/L

Published: Mar 8th, 2016

Angie Dallmann Marino received her Bachelor of Science degree in Occupational Therapy from the University of Florida in 1992, and her Masters of Occupational Therapy in 2010, also from The […]

UF Occupational Therapy Annual Reception at AOTA 2016 Conference

Published: Feb 24th, 2016

For registration and information about the AOTA 2016 Annual Conference & Expo: http://www.aota.org/Conference-Events/Annual-Conference.aspx

The Comeback Kids

Published: Feb 2nd, 2016

Gloria Every day, there seemed to be a new symptom. What started out as tingling in Gloria McIntyre’s fingertips and toes rippled through her body in a matter of weeks. […]