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School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences

Michael Iwama, PhD, MSc, BScOT, BScHP

Michael Iwama
Dean and Professor
School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
Occupational Therapy
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Michael Iwama, PhD, MSc, BScOT, is Dean of the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, and Professor in the Department of Occupational Therapy. Dean Iwama previously was professor and chair of the Department of Occupational Therapy at Augusta University (formerly the Medical College of...

Mary Ellen Ferolito

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Assistant Dean of Operations
School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
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Mary Ellen Ferolito was promoted to Assistant Dean of Operations in April of 2020. Prior to that, she served as Assistant to the Dean of the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences and Associate Program Manager in the Department of Physical Therapy, where she worked closely with the clinical...

Emile R. "Mike" Boutin Jr., EdD

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Assistant Dean for Faculty and Student Success
School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
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Mike Boutin, EdD, is Assistant Dean for Faculty and Student Success in the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences at MGH Institute of Health Professions. Prior to coming to the Institute, Mike worked for more than 20 years for the Archdiocese of Boston as a parish priest, and after that,...

Leslie Portney, DPT, PhD, FAPTA

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Dean Emerita
School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
Physical Therapy
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Dr. Portney retired as Dean of the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences and is now Dean Emerita at MGH Institute of Health Professions. Prior to this she served as Interim Dean, and Chair of the Department of Physical Therapy . Dr. Portney joined the MGH Institute in 1990, having served in...