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MOT Program Joins OTCAS for Admissions

Published: Aug 7th, 2014

For the 2015 MOT admission cycle, applicants will use the OT Centralized Application service (OTCAS).  Through OTCAS applicants can check their department application status in real time using any computer […]

UF alumna teams up with Equal Access Clinic to offer occupational therapy services

Published: Aug 7th, 2014

First Trish Buescher Nelson Hands to Love OT scholarship awarded

Published: Jul 22nd, 2014

The first Trish Buescher Nelson Hands to Love OT scholarship was awarded to Kara Poole, a 2nd year student in the MOT program.

Dr. Melinda Sheffield-Moore Chair Candidate Visit and Seminar

Published: May 29th, 2014

April is OT Month!

Published: Apr 17th, 2014

“Occupational Therapy: Living Life To Its Fullest™” April is National Occupational Therapy Month—during the month of April University of Florida occupational therapy students and UF Health OT clinicians take the […]

SOTA helps raise money ‘For the Kids’

Published: Apr 14th, 2014

SOTA participated in Dance Marathon at UF for the first time this year, having 4 members represent the organization. Each danced 26.2 hours to raise money and awareness for the […]

MOT Students and Alumna Establish OT Equal Access Clinic

Published: Mar 4th, 2014

Lindsey Dhans, MOT, OTR/L, a recent graduate of the UF Masters in Occupational Therapy program, and current MOT students, Kelsey Iglesia, Shannon Plunkett, Meghan McMullen and Alyxandra Aldrich, welcomed the […]

Rebecca Piazza, OTR/L awarded Fieldwork Educator of the Year

Published: Feb 25th, 2014

Rebecca Piazza, OTR/L was awarded the University of Florida, Department of Occupational Therapy Fieldwork Educator of the Year. Becky was nominated for her dedication to the education of our fieldwork […]

MOT students present research on driving safety

Published: Jan 31st, 2014

Kiah Brown, Stephanie Hernandez, and Megan Shanahan became part of the Institute for Mobility, Activity and Participation (I-MAP) as part of the Health Science Honors Program at the University of […]

Trained students offer CarFit program to local drivers

Published: Nov 26th, 2013

The Department of Occupational Therapy and students from the Masters in Occupational Therapy Program offer CarFit, a free national program, each fall. CarFit is designed to help mature drivers fit […]