UFOT Vision and Mission


By 2025, the UF OT Department will be a vibrant preeminent research and educational entity in the USA.


We will lead research innovations, present thriving and varied educational programs, embrace a clinician–scientist model, be fiscally healthy, and serve the occupational needs of people, organizations and populations.

Activities of the Chair

Mobility as a Human Right

Older adults will tell you that losing their driving license is like getting a death sentence. In her unstoppable journey to empower seniors, Dr…

Dr. Sherrilene Classen in UF's full-cab driving simulator.

Chair’s Overview of the UF OT Department

Sherrilene Classen, Professor and Chair of the Department of Occupational Therapy, finds it a privilege to provide you with some highlights of our…

Dr. Sherrilene Classen photo

Dr. Classen and collaborators awarded NIDILRR…

Investigations related to autonomous vehicle technology and driving performance in people with Parkinson’s.