Pam Kearney

Department Chair

Pam Kearney

Department Chair

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

College of Allied Health Sciences
Department of Occupational Therapy

The Graduate School

Other Duties

Program Director, Occupational Therapy

  • (706) 446-0007
  • EC 2312

Education

  • EDD, Higher Education/Higher Educat Widener University, 2012

  • MS, Occupational Therapy/Therapist Thomas Jefferson University Co, 1995

  • BS, Occupational Therapy/Therapist Thomas Jefferson University -, 1990

Certifications

  • Occupational Therapist Georgia Board of Occupational Therapy, 2013

  • Occupational Therapist South Carolina Board of Occupational Therapy, 2013

  • OTL Ga Brd of Occ Therapy, 2013

  • Occupational Therapy National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, 1991

Awards & Honors

  • Project Vision 2015 Volunteer of the Year United Way of Aiken County, 2016

  • Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society: 12382153 2012

  • William F. Homiller Award for Excellence in Teaching University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, 2005

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • OTHP 6001

    Fieldwork I B
  • OTHP 6910

    International FW Experience
  • OTHP 6600

    MY & Psychosoc Eval & Interv
  • CAHS 6524

    Project Development
  • OTHP 6100

    Foundations of OT
  • OTHP 6710

    Prof Develop & Competencies
  • CAHS 6503

    Research Process
  • CAHS 7523

    Research Project
  • OTHP 6900

    Investigation of a Problem
  • HPEC 7005

    Learning Objectives
  • OTHP 6708

    Prof Issues and Service Mgmt

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Critically appraised topic: Effect of cognitive interventions on the performance of IADLs for community-dwelling older adults. , 2017
    Other
  • Critically appraised topic: Effect of health self-management interventions on the performance of IADLs for community-dwelling older adults. , 2017
    Other
  • Critically appraised topic: Effect of home based care interventions on the performance of IADLs for community-dwelling older adults. , 2017
    Other
  • Critically appraised topic: Effect of prevention interventions on the performance of IADLs for community-dwelling older adults. , 2017
    Other
  • Impact of an iDevice application on student learning in an occupational therapy kinesiology course. , 2017
    Journal Article, Professional Journal

College Service

  • CAHS Awards & Recognitions Committee 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • CAHS Promotion & Tenure Committee 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Ad Hoc Awards & Recognitions Committee 2015 - 2016

    Role: Committee Chair

University Service

  • Budget, IT & Augusta University Resources 2017 - Present

    Role: University Senate Service

Professional Service

  • Georgia Occupational Therapy Association, Conference Committee 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Augusta Technical College Occupational Therapy Assistant Program Advisory Board 2016 - Present

    Role: Member
  • Temple University Occupational Therapy Program Advisory Board 2016 - Present

    Role: Member
  • United Way of Aiken County, Project Vision 2013 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Georgia State Board of Occupational Therapy Licensure Act Review Committee 2017 - 2017

    Role: Member