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Occupational Therapy Program Vision Statement

The Touro College Occupational Therapy Department provides a supportive, learner centered environment for academic rigor and integrity driven by scholarship and enhanced by practice. The aim is to be widely recognized for excellence in faculty and graduates who contribute to the profession and the occupational wellbeing of people in our communities, through service, leadership, scholarship, and the bridging of academics and clinical care in occupational therapy professional practice.

Occupational Therapy Program Mission

The mission of the Touro College Occupational Therapy Department is to foster and guide the development of occupational therapy professionals who uphold the occupational-centered tenets of the profession as well as ethical and humanistic ideals which are consistent with Judaic principles. Faculty and graduates apply these principles to positively impact health care, the profession of OT, the communities, and people in need. The Occupational Therapy Department is committed to promoting personal growth and intellectual inquiry in students and faculty.