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Baum to receive 2017 Founders Day Award


M. Carolyn Baum, PhD, OTR, FAOTA, will receive Washington University's Distinguished Faculty Award at the 2017 Founders Day dinner and ceremony. More »

Abel promoted to faculty


On August 1, the Program in Occupational Therapy promoted Regina Abel, PhD, to faculty as an instructor in occupational therapy and medicine. More »

Alumni Profile: Tracy (Hammer) Bauer, MSOT ’93, OTR/L


Bauer is an ADA eligibility specialist for Metro, the public transit system for the greater St. Louis region. More »

AOTA Occupational Therapy Education Virtual Fair - August 2


The Program in Occupational Therapy is participating in a free Occupational Therapy Education Virtual Fair on August 2nd, sponsored by the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA). We will be online to answer your questions about our graduate programs, admission requirements, student life and more! To register, please click ... More »

OT Program Alumni Awards


Nominations open July 1 for the OT Program Alumni Awards. More »

Clinical Research Track Experiences: Emily McLaughlin, OTD/S '18


Emily McLaughlin, OTD/S '18 Mentor: Alex Wong, PhD, DPhil, BSOT Clinical Research Track: Health and Disability Research Laboratory Why did you choose WUOT for your occupational therapy education? I chose WUOT for my OT education for several reasons. ... More »

Clinical Research Track Experiences: Alison Kwalwaser, OTD/S '17


Alison Kwalwaser, OTD/S '17, shares her clinical research track experiences in the Cognitive and Occupational Performance Laboratory. More »

Clinical Research Track Experiences: Maureen Hyde, OTD/S ‘18


Maureen Hyde, OTD/S ‘18 Mentor: Benjamin Philip, PhD Clinical Research Track: Neuroscience and Rehabilitation Laboratory Why did you choose WUOT for your occupational therapy education? I chose WUOT because of the school’s excellent reputation and the research ... More »

Commencement 2017 ceremony via YouTube


  Please note: Commencement is scheduled to begin at 1:00 p.m. CST on May 19. However, we may start earlier if weather becomes a factor as the staging area for the ceremony is outside. More »

Paraquad receives the 2017 Outstanding Community Partner Award


The Program in Occupational Therapy has selected Paraquad, Inc. as this year’s recipient of its Outstanding Community Partner Award. More »

Program Commencement 2017


The Program in Occupational Therapy Commencement Ceremony will be held in Graham Chapel at 1:00 p.m. on May 19, 2017. Commencement Speaker Aimee Wehmeier Executive Director and CEO, Paraquad Faculty Speaker Kerri Morgan, PhD, OTR/L, ATP ... More »

History of Our Locations video


As we prepare for our Centennial year in 2018, we look back on the locations where we have been. More »

Creek and Sinclair events in May


The Program in Occupational Therapy is proud to welcome Jennifer Creek, PhD, FCOT, DipCOT, and Kit Sinclair, PhD, FWFOT, FAOTA, to Washington University as part of their AOTA Centennial tour of the United States in May. Dr. Creek is a Fellow of the ... More »

Enabling Mobility in the Community


Bridging the gap between rehabilitation and community services More »

Designing an apparel strategy


OT and fashion design students collaborate to create specialty clothing More »

Joining hands


Milliken Hand Rehabilitation Center becomes part of Community Practice More »

A beacon of hope


When Janet Williamson, MEd, BSOT ’71, OTR, passed away in October 2016, she left unfulfilled her lifelong dream of visiting the African Congo. The daughter of a preacher in rural Kansas during the Great Depression, Janet was raised in a family that often hosted visiting missionaries ... More »

OT Scholarship Day 2017 Registration Open


Please join us for the 9th Annual Occupational Therapy Scholarship Day on Friday, April 21. This event fosters professional discussion as our graduating students share their work through both oral and poster presentations, and offers professional development units for participants. The event is held at the Eric P. ... More »

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