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Shine On organ donation awareness drive to honor OT student killed by drunk driver

On Monday, March 28, 2016, Carla McCloud will touch lives. McCloud was a member of the University of Indianapolis Master of Occupational Therapy (MOT) Class of 2016 last August when she was killed by a drunk driver. After Carla’s death, her family made the decision to donate Carla’s organs and tissues. Ten people received the

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The serious business of sensory integration

On certain days if you walk down the halls of the Health Pavilion and look into the occupational therapy classrooms, you might think that child’s play is taking place — games of Twister, Bop-It, and Operation going on with laughter filling the air; students jumping on trampolines, swinging, or finger painting. But be assured that serious

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Virtual gaming, handwriting intervention & social media among topics for annual OT research forum

The University of Indianapolis School of Occupational Therapy will hold its Annual Master of Occupational Therapy (MOT) Research Forum on Thursday, December 11 at 6:00pm in Schwitzer Student Center on the UIndy campus.  The forum will precede MOT graduation, which will take place on Friday, December 12. Each of nine graduate research groups will present

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