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Congratulations to Jennifer C. George, OTD, OTR
Jennifer graduated from Miseracordia in May, 2015 with her doctorate in occupational Therapy degree!!!! Way to go, Jennifer!!!

Click on this link to view story about Therapy Dogs and Occupational Therapy featuring Jennifer George, OTD- OTA faculty and the OTA class of 2016


Rutgers SHRP Graduation, May 17, 2015- Proud OTA Graduates- Lori Scudillo, Blake Schicker, Kent Cabahug, Jennifer Foreman and Lyn Bengyel below!

Applications for full- time program due June 1, 2015.  Part time applications are due November 1, 2015. Please send all documents to Catherine Colucci as indicated on this website.  Please complete the Paper application through the office of admissions as the on line system is not working. 

Congratulations to our graduates who are now Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant's (update 5/9/15)
The Rutgers OTA Program has a 100% pass rate for the NBCOT Exam.

Class of 2015
Shannon Moran, COTA
Jennifer Foreman, COTA
David Muscatell, COTA
Jennifer Escobales, COTA
Mary Kate Gray, COTA
Courtney Lyons, COTA
Gwen Rutkowski Dugan, COTA
Jillian Fowler, COTA
Krystal Ortiz, COTA
Meaghan Paige, COTA
Kaitlin Egan, COTA
Dawn Smith, COTA
Angela Verdi, COTA
Stacey Morales, COTA
Stephanie Declerico, COTA
Lyndalee Bengyel, COTA
Lori Scudillo, COTA
Jessica Davis-Ramos, COTA
Aakruti Rana, COTA
Blake Schicker, COTA

Class of 2014
Christine Pappas, COTA
Lucy McKaig, COTA
Janice Eldridge, COTA



V. Michael Camacho, OTR at Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation-Saddlebrook, wins the 2015 Metropolitan Occupational Therapy Education Council (MOTEC) Fieldwork Educator of the Year Award! Thank you to student Suzanne Zadoyko and recent graduate, Shannon Moran, COTA for submitting this very well deserved nomination! Way to go, Michael!

Click here to read a story about Rutgers OTA student Judy Gnirrep!




Jersey Shore University Medical Center

Joint Solution Program

Wonderful opportunity - you will learn all about recovery after total joint replacement surgery

and you will have opportunities to interact with clients.

Contact Ulanda Marcus-Aiyeku, MSN, RN, Clinical Program Manager


Rutgers - OTA Program Framing Ceremony - Class of 2015- January, 2015

Adam Gonzalez

Angela Verdi and Deborah Goodhart (COTA Fieldwork Educator from Matheny Medical and Educational Center)

                                                        Kent Cabahug

                                                      Alex Colomy

                                                Lynn Bengyel

                                                    Jessica Davis-Ramos

                                                    Kaitlin Egan

                                              Jennifer Escobales

                                                Jennifer Foreman

                                                 Jillian Fowler

                                                Gwen Rutkowski-Duggan

                                                Stephanie Kownacki

                                                Laura McConnell

                                                Stacey Morales

                                                Shannon Moran

                                              David Muscatell

                                              Krystal Ortiz

                                                Meaghan Paige

                                                  Aakruti Rana

                                                    Blake Schicker

                                                       Lori Scudillo

                                                          Dawn Smith

Rutgers - OTA Program Director, Catherine Colucci meets AOTA President Ginny Stoffel!
Psychiatric Rehabilitation Fall Symposium
November 1, 2013





















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