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UFOT Vision and Mission

Vision

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

Mission

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

Dr. Classen attends launch of Gainesville’s…

Starting Feb. 3, Gainesville residents will be able to board an autonomous shuttle for test rides between downtown Gainesville and the University of…

Dr. Classen onboard autonomous shuttle

Research in Older Drivers & Autonomous…

Dr. Classen’s team has been researching how older drivers experience autonomous vehicle technology. As a result of this research, two continuing…

UF team members for autonomous vehicle project

Celebrating OT Alumni Inducted into the College…

Dr. Sherrilene Classen, Chair of the Department of Occupational Therapy (OT) and Dr. Michael Perri, Dean of College of Public Health and Health…

OT alumni inducted into PHHP Grand Guard