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Occupational Therapy Students research being presented at three conferences in November!

Faleasha Wink and Kaitlin Palmer are beyond excited to be presenting their research THREE times in November! The Autism Certificate program at EKU offered both of them the unique opportunity to complete research with adolescents with ASD in a wellness program. Their poster will be presented first at the OS/OT Annual Research Day.

EKU Among Best Online Doctorates in Occupational Therapy

The EKU Online Occupational Therapy Doctorate (OTD) placed second nationwide in the 2016 “Students Before Profits” award rankings by Nonprofit Col

OTD Capstone Presentation: Angela Messer Goorman

Angela Messer Goorman, MS, OTR/L gave her EKU Online OTD capstone presentation on December 4, 2015.

Eastern Kentucky University Students Study With Morning Pointe Seniors

Residents at the Lantern at Morning Pointe Alzheimer’s Center of Excellence in Lexington helped out the students in Eastern Kentucky University’s occupation therapy Master’s program by providing a site for learning.

2015 Walk to End Alzheimer's - Lexington, KY

Our students are pictured walking to end Alzheimer in Lexington KY.

Our students along with Dr. Nichols  participated in the "Walk to End Alzheimer's" in Lexington, KY September 26th, 2015.

 

 

http://act.alz.org/site/PageServer?pagename=walk_about&eventid=7513

Carrying Too Much

The numbers don't lie.  More than 50% of students carry a backpack that is heavier than the recommended guideline of 15% of their body weight, that's according to the American Occupational Therapy Association.  In honor of Backpack Awareness Day, occupational therapy students from Eastern Kentucky University were on campus Tuesday, weighing backpacks, purses, and briefcases to

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