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Mrs. T.H. Chan Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy
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The winter issue of the USC Chan magazine, our largest ever at 36 pages, features six alumni who have blazed their own professional trails by starting small businesses, and covers everything else happening now at USC.

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Our funded research programs—which have secured more than $27M in federal funding since 1994—and our academic publications explore issues including health disparities, chronic conditions, rehabilitation science, neuropsychology and sensory processing.

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Our No. 1-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.

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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.

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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.

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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

Our faculty have secured $27M+ of federal funding since 1994.

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Apply now to our four-week 2016 Summer OT Immersion Program.

Latest News

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Jan 28, 2016, in General News

USC researcher Sook-Lei Liew awarded two-year American Heart Association Innovative Research Grant...

Who knew medical records had a ‘social life’? →

Jan 13, 2016, in General News

Two USC researchers show how paper records impact interactions with health care...

Four alumnae award-winners cap 2015 OTAC conference →

Oct 26, 2015, in General News

The USC Chan Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy was well...

Assistant professor Jenny Martínez makes for a Good Neighbor →

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Student Blog


Hands-On Learning! →

Feb 4, 2016, by Jodie

This semester I am taking Occupation-Based Adult Neurorehabilitation, Hand Rehabilitation and Occupational Therapy in Acute Care as my elective courses....


Where Should I Live? Part 2: University-Housing Edition →

Jan 29, 2016, by Joe

Earlier this week, Ariel wrote a great post about housing and her deciding factors when looking for a place to...


A Sneak Peek into our SChedule and Classes! →

Jan 28, 2016, by Rashelle

Here’s a visual representation of our semester class schedule!                      ...


Where Should I Live?: OT House vs. Off Campus Housing →

Jan 27, 2016, by Ariel

When I was first admitted at USC for my masters in occupational therapy, my first thought was “I’m so friggin’...

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