Inside Look

A Day in OTS 822 Health Care Systems on the EKU Campus

By Dana Howell, PhD, OTD, OTR/L

Dr. Howell, is this right? Dr. Howell, where should I put the IV pole during this transfer? Dr. Howell, should I use a transfer board? Dr. Howell, should the guard rail be up or down? How do I keep his catheter from pulling when I move him? Where should I put my hands to help the client roll on to her side? 

EKU Hosts National Conference; Professor's Book Release Celebrated at Event

An Eastern Kentucky University professor will officially release her latest book as part of a national conference hosted by the University.

Grant will Prepare Graduates to Work with Special-Needs Children Throughout Region

Two academic programs at Eastern Kentucky University are participating in a federally funded project designed to enhance a variety of services for special-needs children in early intervention and school programs in rural areas.

Summer School!

Written by Dr. Dana Howell, PhD, OTD, OTR/L

Summer school! Everyone’s favorite pastime, right?

My Research Journey, Part 2

Written by Dr. Amy Marshall

My Research Journey, Part 1

Written by Dr. Amy Marshall

Thinking Like an OT

Written by Cindy Hayden, D. H. Ed., OTR/L, CHT

Joy Anderson, former chair of the occupational therapy department at Eastern Kentucky University, said to me years ago “Once an OT, always and OT”. She was right.