Jason Hughes

Assistant Professor

Jason Hughes

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

College of Allied Health Sciences
Department of Occupational Therapy

  • (706) 446-0011
  • EC 2334

Education

  • MS, Occupational Therapy/Therapist Milligan College, 2006

  • BS, Kinesiology and Exercise Scien Morehead State University, 2003

Certifications

  • Safe Strides: A Vestibular Disorder and Balance Dysfunction Specialty 2013

  • Interactive Metronome Certification 2012

  • National Board of Occupational Therapy 2007

  • OTL State of Ga, 2011

Awards & Honors

  • USA App Design Awards Gold Medal: Educational Technology 2015

  • Graduate SGA College of Allied Health Science Faculty member of the year 2014

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • OTHP 6606

    Adult Eval & Intervention
  • OTHP 6612

    Community Practice
  • CAHS 6524

    Project Development
  • CAHS 6503

    Research Process
  • CAHS 7523

    Research Project
  • OTHP 6205

    Applied Kinesiology

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Post-traumatic stress disorder, sensory integration, and aquatic therapy: A scoping review , 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Augusta Creates Award-Winning App to Teach Joint Function, 2015
    Magazine/Trade Publication
  • Kinesiology Pro Consult app wins gold, 2015
    Magazine/Trade Publication

Department Service

  • Professional Team Building 2013 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Student Affairs 2013 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Occupational Therapy Strategic Planning 2013 - 2014

  • Georgia Occupational Therapy Association Conference, planning committee 2014 - 2014

College Service

  • AU Health Faculty Practice Plan Board of Directors 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Faculty Advisory Council 2014 - 2016

    Role: Committee Member
  • Budget Request Committee - 2015

    Role: Committee Member

University Service

  • Faculty Advisory Council 2015 - Present

  • Explorers in Health Sciences Summer Program- Curriculum Development Team 2014 - Present

  • Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP) Development Committee 2015 - 2015

Professional Service

  • Georgia Board of Occupational Therapy 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Georgia War Veterans Nursing Home 2014 - Present

    Role: Other

Public Service

  • Costa-Layman Farm Health Fair for Migrant Employees 2016

  • Costa-Layman Farm Health Fair for Migrant Employees 2015

  • Greater Augusta Health Network (GAHN) Health Fair for Underprivileged Females 2014

  • Costa-Layman Farm Health Fair for Migrant Employees 2014