Professor and Program Director of Occupational Therapy
Medical University of South Carolina
Charleston, South Carolina
Dr. Velozo has a broad background in experimental and psychometric methodologies, with specialized expertise in patient reported outcome measurement (PROM) and observational outcome measure development. He is a professor and director of the Occupational Therapy Division in the College of Health Professions at the Medical University of South Carolina. Dr. Velozo has been a PI on NIH, Department of Education, and pharmaceutical grants/contracts to develop PROMs from inception to final product. Most recently, he designed and developed a PROM of self-efficacy for patients with chronic disease for NIH’s Patient Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS).