Assistant Professor of Occupational Therapy
Sara is an assistant professor and has over twelve years of experience as an Occupational Therapist in the areas of inpatient rehabilitation, long term care, and home care. Her specialization is in assistive technology and she holds an advanced certification as Assistive Technology Practitioner (ATP) from the Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of North America (RESNA). She continues her clinical practice at Good Shepherd Rehabilitation. Sara directs her research in pursuit of how technology may enable clients to increase participation in meaningful occupations. She has directed research on a variety of technological enhancements for occupational performance across the lifespan, including telerehabilitation, virtual reality, and tablet and smart phone technologies.