Clinical Assistant Professor
University of Illinois at Chicago, Department of Occupational Therapy
Heidi Fischer, OTD, OTR/L is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Occupational Therapy at the University of Illinois at Chicago. She is Director of the UIC Occupational Therapy Self-Management Faculty Practice. Her research interests include enhancing participation, self-management and inclusion and advocacy for people with disabilities and chronic conditions. Dr. Fischer is co-author of 32 peer-reviewed articles and has presented at over 30 national and international conferences. She and her students are collaborators with the Shirley Ryan AbilityLab with the Rehabilitation Measures Database.