Dr. Glen Gillen Visiting Occupational Science Scholar Feb. 17

Jan 30, 2017
Brenau Staff

Glen Gillen, EdD, OTR, FAOTA

Please join us Friday, Feb. 17 at 4 p.m. at the Downtown Center Theater on the Square for the first speaker in the Boyt Schell Visiting Occupational Science Scholar series. Glen Gillen, EdD, OTR, FAOTA will be presenting “Integrating Performance Based Cognitive and Perceptual Assessments to Promote Occupation Based Practice.” A past recipient of AOTF’s Award for Clinical Excellence in Rehabilitation and AOTA’s Recognition of Achievement Award, Dr. Gillen lectures extensively on the local, state, national and university level regarding multiple topics related to neurorehabilitation.

Glen Gillen is a professor at Columbia University’s College of Physicians and Surgeons. He is best known for his textbooks “Stroke Rehabilitation: A Function-Based Approach,” now in its fourth edition, and “Cognitive and Perceptual Rehabilitation: Optimizing Function.” He recently co-edited the 12th edition of “Willard & Spackman’s Occupational Therapy.” Gillen has published more than 100 works, including chapters, books and peer-reviewed pieces. The presentation and reception following, is free and open to the public.