Advancing the Science of OT

  • Grant Recipient, Jewel Elias Crasta, PhD, OTR/L, Ohio State University
    Characterizing OT Intervention for Children with ASD
  • Promoting Occupational Therapy Research and Training to Advance Lives
    Building Research Capacity
  • Grant Recipient, Adam Kinney, PhD, OTR/L, Univ. of Colorado
    Access to OT Services among Veterans


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Kerri Morgan, PhD, OTR/L, ATP


Kerri Morgan, PhD, OTR/L ATP.  Dr. Morgan received a Masters of Science degree in Occupational Therapy from Washington University and a PhD in Movement Science from Washington University. She completed a post-doctoral fellowship at the University of Alabama-Birmingham. She is currently an Assistant Professor for the Program in Occupational Therapy and Neurology at Washington University School of Medicine. She is actively involved in conducting research and mentoring health professional students. The focus of her clinical and research career has been to generate empirical knowledge helpful for guiding rehabilitation to improve the participation of persons with a mobility disability once they have been discharged from rehabilitation and are living in the community. Her work has ranged from community-based studies to basic mechanistic studies focused on increasing physical activity, preventing secondary conditions, and improving overall health. In addition, she is deeply involved...