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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WHITE COAT 2017

On August 25, the USC Chan Division gathered with family members, significant others and friends to celebrate our new students' entry into professional life. View photos from the 2017 White Coat Ceremony.

RESEARCH

Our funded research programs—which have secured more than $29M in federal funding since 1994—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, which has raised more than $21 million in two years, 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.

2017 WHITE COAT CEREMONY

On August 25, the USC Chan Division gathered with family members, significant others and friends to celebrate our new students' entry into professional life. View photos from the 2017 White Coat Ceremony.

RESEARCH

Our funded research programs—which have secured more than $29M in federal funding since 1994—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, which has raised more than $21 million in two years, 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.

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Research Expertise

Our faculty have secured $29M+ of federal funding since 1994.

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Homecoming Homecoming

Homecoming

Join in the fun on Nov. 4 at our 2017 Homecoming Tailgate.

Latest News

Who are the people in your neighborhood? Meet Viviana Padilla ’16, MA ’19 →

Aug 23, 2017, in General News, Student News, Alumni News

The first-generation college student’s journey from a South Los Angeles elementary school to the 2017 White Coat Ceremony By Mike McNulty Viviana Padilla ’16, MA...

Leland earns record $4.7M to compare models for nursing home residents with Alzheimer’s, dementia →

Aug 17, 2017, in General News

Five-year PCORI contract is largest single award in USC Chan Division history By Mike McNulty / USC News More than half of America’s 1.4 million...

New research shows occupational therapy helps people in pain →

Jul 19, 2017, in General News, Alumni News

Lifestyle treatment for chronic pain management improves quality of life, confidence and function By Mike McNulty / USC News A new study from the USC...

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USC Chan Magazine

USC Chan Magazine | Spring 2017

Spring 2017 →

Time After Time: Looking at the evolution of occupational therapy through the eyes of four generations of Trojans.

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USC Chan Magazine | Summer 2016

Summer 2016 →

Racing Toward the Finish Line: USC Chan alumna Annemarie Orr ‘07, MA ‘08, OTD ‘15 uses the power of occupational therapy to help Boston Marathon bombing survivors Jessica Kensky and Patrick Downes get back to the life they knew.

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