April 28, 2023
GW is pleased to announce that Kellie Sawyer OTD, OTR/L, will serve as an assistant professor for the GW OT program. She is described as an incredibly reflective practitioner, bias fighter, and quiet disruptor who will provide a much-needed change in the occupational therapy profession.
April 13, 2023
Kiara Johnson has been awarded the Anti-Racism Coalition Scholarship from the George Washington University Office of Diversity and Inclusion.
Sheila Moyle OTD, MOT, OTR/L, Tapped to Serve as Doctoral Capstone Coordinator and Assistant Professor
March 31, 2023
Sheila Moyle, OTD, MOT, OTR/L to serve in the Occupational Therapy program as Doctoral Capstone Coordinator and Assistant Professor.
March 3, 2023
Dr. Olufolatimi Akinrinade, Erica Fuentes, and Mya Zavaleta Ford joined the GW Occupational Therapy program to offer diverse experience, backgrounds, and views for the Group Dynamics course in Fall 2022.
George Washington University Doctoral Student Receives Award from American Occupational Therapy Association
October 27, 2022
Prestigious E.K. Wise Scholarship awarded to GW eOTD student for the pursuit of leadership, service, and diversity.
GW Shifts Sarah Doerrer PhD, OTR/L, CHT, CLT, Adult Rehabilitation and Hand Therapy Expert, from Adjunct to Assistant Professor
May 5, 2022
Sarah Doerrer PhD, OTR/L, CHT, CLT, will serve as an assistant professor at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, in the Occupational Therapy program, following three years as Adjunct Professor.
August 31, 2020
Kellie Sawyer, a current Post-Professional Occupational Therapy Doctorate student, recently submitted a proposal that was accepted as a short course for the 2020 North Carolina OT Association Fall Conference.
Combining Items from Three Federally-Mandated Assessments Using Rasch Measurement to Reliably Measure Cognition Across Post-Acute Care Settings
August 3, 2020
To combine items from the Functional Independence Measure TM (FIM TM), Minimum Data Set 2.0 (MDS), and the Outcome and Assessment Information Set-B (OASIS) to reliably measure cognition across post-acute care settings and facilitate future studies of patient cognitive recovery.
July 24, 2020
The Early Career Networking Group is pleased to honor Trudy Mallinson, PhD, OTR/L, FACRM, FAOTA with the ACRM Early Career Outstanding Mentor Award.
Association of Length of Stay, Recovery Rate, and Therapy Time per Day With Functional Outcomes After Hip Fracture Surgery
July 7, 2020
Question Is there an association between therapy minutes per day and mobility and self-care outcomes for patients receiving rehabilitation services in postacute care facilities after undergoing hip fracture surgery?