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Spotlight on Sharon Medina!

Sharon Medina, MOT, OTR/L, is a third-year Rehabilitation Science PhD student, and her mentor is Dr. Consuelo Kreider. Her general research interest focuses on facilitating successful transitions to adult roles and contexts for young adults with developmental neuropsychological conditions, especially young adults with ADHD/learning disorders. Her doctoral research focuses on…

Our Academic Year Kickoff!

Welcome new lab members! New members have joined our lab ranging from an undergraduate to a physical therapist from Kenya. They are Anushka Pandya, Shazz Mburu, and Kelly Dillon. They will collaborate with previous members in analyzing qualitative and quantitative data, gain critical thinking skills, participate in regional, state, and…

Dean’s Citation Award

Dr. Consuelo Kreider, pictured on the right, being awarded the Dean’s Citation Paper Award. She was recognized for her excellent work in research and teaching innovations. She was awarded by Dean Perri, also pictured on the right. Congratulations to our lab mentor for her amazing work!!…

PHHP Alumni of the Year: Dr. Consuelo Kreider!

Dr. Consuelo Kreider (pictured on the right) and Dr. Becky Piazza (pictured on the left) were recognized¬† as the 2019 outstanding alumni by the Department of Occupational Therapy during the PHHP Alumni Reunion held early in October. Congratulations to our…

Spotlight on Jianne Apostol!

OTD student and research assistant in our lab, Jianne Apostol, was accepted into the Florida Occupational Therapy Association (FOTA) Leadership Development program. Jianne is a first year OTD student and serves as treasurer of the UF Student OT Association, also known as SOTA. As a participant she will…

Spotlight on Mackenzi Slamka!

Mackenzi Slamka, a research assistant in our lab, is currently a 2nd year Doctor of Occupational Therapy student at the University of Florida. She has been selected and is looking forward to serve as one of the Assembly of Student Delegate Representatives (ASD) this year in the Student Occupational…

Our Recent Presentations!

During this academic year, the members of the lab have had the opportunity of presenting their hard work at the 2019 FOTA conference (Nov 17-18, 2019). Below are the presentations that were featured: Group process for supporting occupations of college students with learning disabilities & attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: Lessons…