Mary Shotwell, Ph.D., OT/L, FAOTA

Mary Shotwell PortraitMary Shotwell received her BS in OT from Temple University in 1983 and her Masters in Health Professions Education from MUSC in 1995. Mary received her doctorate in May 2003 from University in Adult Education with graduate certificates in Interdiciplinary Qualitative Research and Gerontology. During her doctoral work, Mary also took extra coursework in Health Promotion. Mary has worked in many clinical and administrative areas including: mental health and community based practice; adult orthopedic and neurological rehabilitation; working with well elderly and aging in place; private practice pediatrics; school system practice; and early intervention. Mary’s research interests include developing and validating occupational therapy assessments with a variety of populations.