University of Southern California
University of Southern California
Mrs. T.H. Chan Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy
Mrs. T.H. Chan Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy
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AN INSP!RE-D PROJECT

New insp!re research lab led by Grace Baranek studying early screening, sensory issues tied to autism spectrum disorder opens with elementary school field trip to visit kid-designed wall mural.

RESEARCH

Our funded research programs — which currently have more than $15 million in active federal grant funding — and our academic publications explore issues including health disparities, chronic conditions, rehabilitation science, neuropsychology and sensory processing.

ACADEMICS

Our top-ranked entry-level master’s program is one of our five degree programs which are also supplemented by our undergraduate minor, postdoctoral training and continuing education programs.

FACULTY

Our faculty includes world-renowned experts in bench-to-bedside translational research approaches including randomized controlled trials, qualitative and quantitative data analytic strategies and functional brain imaging.

ALUMNI

Learn more about the Campaign for USC Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, which has raised more than $21 million, browse the latest issue of our magazine and be sure to stay in touch with the Trojan Family.

PATIENT CARE

Our faculty clinicians deliver Lifestyle Redesign services and evidence-based interventions at our Faculty Practice and to patients at Keck Hospital of USC and USC Norris Cancer Hospital.

AN INSP!RE-D PROJECT

New insp!re research lab led by Grace Baranek studying early screening, sensory issues tied to autism spectrum disorder opens with elementary school field trip to visit kid-designed wall mural.

RESEARCH

Our funded research programs — which currently have more than $15 million in active federal grant funding — and our academic publications explore issues including health disparities, chronic conditions, rehabilitation science, neuropsychology and sensory processing.

ACADEMICS

Our No. 3-ranked entry-level master’s program is one of our five degree programs which are also supplemented by our undergraduate minor, postdoctoral training and continuing education programs.

FACULTY

Our faculty includes world-renowned experts in bench-to-bedside translational research approaches including randomized controlled trials, qualitative and quantitative data analytic strategies and functional brain imaging.

ALUMNI

Learn more about the Campaign for USC Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, browse the latest issue of our magazine and be sure to stay in touch with the Trojan Family.

PATIENT CARE

Our faculty clinicians deliver Lifestyle Redesign services and evidence-based interventions at our Faculty Practice and to patients at Keck Hospital of USC and USC Norris Cancer Hospital.

Research Expertise Research Expertise

Research Expertise

Our faculty have $15M in active, federally funded research projects.

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Latest News

Elementary school students tap imagination and empathy to design mural in new USC research lab →

Mar 21, 2019, in General News

Lab studying early screening, sensory issues tied to autism opens with Mirman School field trip visit.

From recovery to aspiring therapist →

Feb 25, 2019, in General News

By Joyce Yoo Rachel Eckerling, BS ’19, MA ’20 battled anorexia for 13 years and met with more than 70 therapists on her route to recovery. For National Eating Disorders Awareness Week from Feb. 25…

Pursuing research for the OTD →

Feb 22, 2019, in General News

Student Ambassador Etta interviews Meghan Neureither about her work as an OTD Resident.

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Student Blog

Jessica P

Good Day Mate: Australian Externship →

Mar 21, 2019, by Jessica P

If our division hallways have been a little quieter than normal, it’s because us second-years have been away for the past two weeks on our externships. As part of our course OT 540: Leadership…

Serena

Health and Wellness in Australia →

Mar 19, 2019, by Serena

Where did I go for externship? Australia! So I traveled internationally for my first time! I participated in the Global Initiatives student exchange program in Australia at Griffith University for the…

Jessica P

So…What Is OT? →

Feb 21, 2019, by Jessica P

So you like help people find jobs? Is it basically the same thing as physical therapy? These are just two of the questions you may be hearing a lot when you tell people that you are studying…

USC Chan Magazine

USC Chan Magazine | Spring/Summer 2018

Spring/Summer 2018 →

In Prime Time: No practice area has received quite as much attention during the past decade of health reform as primary care. In this exciting new era, Trojans are demonstrating just how valuable occupational therapy services can be for patients, providers and organizations alike.

Meet the USC Chan researchers, educators, clinicians and students making a real difference during this prime time for primary care occupational therapy.

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USC Chan Magazine | Winter 2018 | Campus Wellness Issue

Winter 2018 | Campus Wellness Issue →

Fighting On for All ’SC: More than 45,000 students, 15,000 staff members and 4,300 faculty members call USC home; USC Chan occupational therapists are helping them lead healthier, happier and more productive lives.

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