Dr. Dana Howell PhD, OTD, OTR/L

  • OTD Program Coordinator & Professor


Contact Information

  • Department: Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy
  • Office: Dizney 119
  • Email: Dana.Howell@eku.edu
  • Phone: (859)-622-6256


  • PhD in Adult Education, University of Idaho
  • OTD (Doctor of Occupational Therapy), Creighton University
  • BS in Occupational Therapy, Colorado State University

Dana Howell teaches in the Bachelor of Occupational Science, Master of Occupational Therapy, Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD), and Doctor of Rehabilitation Sciences programs, for which she is the Doctoral Liaison. Her clinical experience is in adult rehabilitation in a variety of settings including inpatient & outpatient rehabilitation, skilled nursing facilities, and home health. Her research interests include interprofessional education, qualitative research, and quality of life for people with physical disabilities.