Visiting Scholar​​​

For the past ten years, the Occupational Therapy Program, with the support of university convocations funds, has been able to bring distinguished scholars in the field of occupational therapy to The University of Findlay campus. This has become an annual event, highlighting the importance of scholarly activity and providing educational opportunities for faculty, area clinicians and students.​



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Dr. Jaime Phillip
Muñoz, Ph.D., OTR/L, FAOTA
2014 Distinguished Visitor
(Pictured with traditional student members of Pi Theta Epsilon)


Dr. Mu
ñoz, department chair and associate professor in the Occupational Therapy Doctorate Program at Duquesne University Rangos School of Health Sciences, addressed a large gathering of students, clinicians, and educators on February 13 and 14, 2014.  His presentations focused on the following timely topics: Culturally Responsive Caring: What, Why, How? and The Scholarship of Practice in Community-Based Programs.

 

Previous Visiting Scholars

​​Dr. Amy Lamb
2013

  • HEALTH REFORM:  STRATEGIES FOR HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS ON THE FRONTLINE
  • ADVOCACY IN POLICY:  MAKING THE OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY VOICE HEARD

Dr. Parham


​​Dr. Diane Parham
2012
  • ​Why Play? The Serious Nature of Play in Health and Development
  • Play: A Powerful Tool i N Occupational Therapy
Dr. Taylor

​Dr. Renee Taylor
2011
  • The Intentional Relationship: Reinvigorating the Vision for Client-Centered Practice in Occupational Therapy

  • The Intentional Relationship: Clinical Tools for Navigating the Challenges of Fieldwork and Beyond

Dr. Black
​Dr. Roxie Black
2010
  • ​Is Culturally Competent Care Achievable?

  • Becoming Culturally Competent Students: Focus on Self

Dr. Jacobs

​Dr. Karen Jacobs
2009
  • How Full is Your Backpack?

  • Being an Occupation FANATIC

Dr. Clark

​Dr. Florence Clark
2008
  • AOTA's Centennial Vision: What is it and What Does it Mean for Practice?

  • The Centennial Vision and Occupational Therapy in Health and Wellness: Lifestyle Redesign

Dr. Christiansen

​Dr. Charles Christiansen
2007
  • Occupational Therapy's Vision for 2017 and Beyond

  • Promoting Resilience Through Life-Style Intervention

Dr. Dunn

​Dr. Winnie Dunn
2006
  • Going Public: We're Not Just About Disability Anymore

  • Creating a 'Sensational' Practice



​Dr. Carolyn Baum
2005
  • The Future of Occupational Therapy

  • The Older Adult

  • Students Making a Difference

  • Engagement in Everyday Activity