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Catherine Bourque Meriano

Professor of Occupational Therapy

BS, MHS, JD, Quinnipiac University

School of Health Sciences


OT 600

Evidence-Based Practice in OT - Spring 2018

OT 214

Professionalism in Occupational Therapy - Spring 2018

OT 602

Practice Trends in Occupational Therapy - Spring 2018


Occupational Therapy

Phone Number

203 582-5307

Mail Drop




Because I am director of an online program, I teach primarily in this format. Most of the courses are post-professional graduate courses, however I do also teach adult development and an OT law course in the entry-level MOT program.

Courses Taught

Courses taught include adult development and OT law in the MOT program and graduate OT courses in the post-professional online program.

Work Experience

My work experience has been consistently with the elderly population in several settings. I have worked in acute care hospitals, outpatient settings, subacute/extended care facilities, and homecare.

Educational Background

I am a three-time graduate of Quinnipiac University. My degrees are as follows: BS in OT, MHS in education for health science and JD. For more information regarding my educational background, please see the curriculum vitae file.

Curriculum Vitae


Community/Practice Activities

Currently I am on the professional advisory board for a local VNA. I also practice as an occupational therapist in an outpatient setting working with the adult population.

Significant Administrative Duties

As the Director of the Master of Science in Occpational Therapy I oversee the program, advise all of the students, and teach several of the courses offered.

All Publications

Please see CV for publications & presentations.