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Kelly Otchet Joins Occupational Therapy Department


Published on August 17, 2020

Kelly Otchet DrOT, OTR/L, has joined USciences’ Samson College of Health Sciences as the Director of Fieldwork Education/Assistant Professor in the Department of Occupational Therapy.

Originally from Staten Island, New York, Dr. Otchet is an alumnus of the USciences Occupational Therapy department and now resides in Philadelphia with her husband and their two cats. During her time at USciences, Dr. Otchet played on the women’s basketball team and was an active member of the Pi Theta Epsilon Honor Society. 

Dr. Otchet has worked with a variety of pediatric populations including early intervention, school-based, and pediatric skilled nursing. She found a connection to teaching and working with students early in her career. 

In her free time, Dr. Otchet enjoys crafting, listening to music, attending baseball games, and visiting family in New York. 

Categories:  FacultySamson College of Health SciencesDepartment of Occupational Therapy