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Post-Professional Doctor of Occupational Therapy

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Sarah McKinnon, OTD, OTR/L, BCPR, MPA,

Sarah McKinnon
Assistant Professor and Program Director, Post-Professional OTD Program
Occupational Therapy
Accomplishments: 
Sarah McKinnon, OTD, MPA, is an Assistant Professor and Program Director for the Department of Occupational Therapy's newly developed Post-Professional OTD program in the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences at MGH Institute of Health Professions. Dr. McKinnon comes to the Institute from...

Pauline M. Fiorello, OTR/L CBIS

Pauline Fiorello, OTR/L CBIS
Clinical Specialist
Occupational Therapy
Accomplishments: 
Pauline Fiorello is Instructor in the Department of Occupational Therapy at MGH Institute of Health Professions. At the MGH Institute Occupational Therapy Center for Learning, Rehabilitation and Participation (CLiPR), she works with the students as a clinical instructor. Additionally, she works for...

Kimberly Erler, PhD, OTR/L

Kimberly Erler, PhD, OT
Assistant Professor
Occupational Therapy
Accomplishments: 
Kimberly Erler, OTR, PhD, HEC-C is an Assistant Professor for the Department of Occupational Therapy in the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences. Dr. Erler earned her Bachelor of Science in Therapeutic Studies and Master of Science in Occupational Therapy at Boston University, College of...

Rawan AlHeresh, MScOT, PhD, OTR/L

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Associate Professor
Occupational Therapy
Accomplishments: 
Rawan AlHeresh, MScOT, OTR/L, PhD, earned a number of degrees worldwide including a Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy from University of Jordan, Amman, and a Master of Science in Occupational Therapy from Brunel University, West London. In 2011, Dr. AlHeresh moved to the United States to...

Emily Z. Eddy, OTD, MS, OTR/L

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Associate Director of Clinical Education, Assistant Professor
Occupational Therapy
Accomplishments: 
Emily Z. Eddy, OTD, MS, OTR/L, is Associate Director of Clinical Education for the Department of Occupational Therapy and Assistant Professor in the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences. Dr. Eddy taught as adjunct faculty in the Occupational Therapy program at MGH Institute of Health...

Entry-Level Doctor of Occupational Therapy

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Licensing and Careers: OTD

Occupational therapists are a vital part of the health care team. As a graduate of the Institute’s OTD program, your skills will be in high demand.

Graduates of the program will be eligible to sit for the National Certification Examination for the Occupational Therapist administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). Learn more about NBCOT..

Mary E. Evenson, OTD, MPH, OTR/L, FAOTA

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Director of Clinical Education, Professor
Occupational Therapy
Accomplishments: 
Mary E. Evenson, OTD, MPH, OTR/L, FAOTA joined the Department of Occupational Therapy as Director of Clinical Education and Professor in the fall of 2012. Dr. Evenson completed her entry-level OTD at the University of Puget Sound and obtained her Master of Public Health degree from the University...