Michelle Buccinna, OTD, OTR/L

Director, Long Island Campus, Occupational Therapy MSAssistant Professor, Occupational Therapy MS

School of Health Sciences

Michelle Buccinna

Clinical Specialty

  • Adult Orthopedic and Neuro-Rehabilitation
  • A-ONE Certification
  • Occupation-Based Practice
  • AMPS certification


  • Doctor of Occupational Therapy, Chatham University
  • M.S. Healthcare Management and Technology, Stony Brook University
  • B.S. Occupational Therapy, Quinnipiac University

Honors and Awards

  • Outstanding Teacher 2019


  • Agendas: Evidence-Based Practice and Occupation-Based Practice
  • Clinical Simulations

Memberships and Affiliations

  • AOTA Member
  • NYSOTA Member

Teaching Responsibilities

  • Advanced Clinical Reasoning
  • Research Design & Statistics II
  • Prosthetics and Orthotics
  • Graduate Independent Study
  • Human Movement, Behavior & Occupation and Lab
  • Research I & II