Eileen Meehan, EdD, OTR/L, CHT

Assistant Professor, Occupational Therapy MS

School of Health Sciences

Eileen Meehan

Eileen Meehan graduated from the Touro College School of Health Sciences Occupational Therapy program in 2002. Since that time, she has worked as an occupational therapist in a variety of settings ranging from traumatic brain injury units, acute orthopedic units, home care, and hand therapy. Meehan became a certified hand therapist in 2008 and completed her EdD in Instructional Technology in 2022.

Clinical Specialty

  • Upper Extremity Orthopaedics
  • Certified Hand Therapist


  • EdD in Instructional Technology with area of focus on Curriculum and Instruction, American College of Education
  • BS in Health Sciences/M.S. in Occupational Therapy, Touro College
  • BS in Psychology and Sociology, SUNY Stony Brook

Honors and Awards

  • Kappa Delta Pi honor society (American College of Education)
  • Magna Cum Laude (Touro College)
  • Dean’s List (S.U.N.Y. Stony Brook)


Agendas: Teaching and Learning

Recent Publications

A Qualitative Exploration of Anatomy Instructors’ Technology Use in Occupational Therapy Programs, September 2022

Professional Service

  • Member: AOTA, NYSOTA, ASHT

Teaching Responsibilities

Old Curriculum

  • OT 695 Research I
  • OT 696 Research II

New Curriculum

  • OTHN 332 Human Structure and Movement
  • OTHN 334 Human Movement, Behavior, and Occupation
  • OTHN 652 Research II