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Dr. Shirley A. Blanchard, PhD, ABDA, FAOTA, FHDR

Creighton University
Professor
Creighton University Professor of Occupational Therapy in the School of Pharmacy and Health Professions, Fellow of the American Occupational Therapy Association, and Fellow of Health Disparity Research.  Her research interests include quality of life following stroke and traumatic brain injury and health disparities: obesity and depression among ethnic minority women. She has disseminated research results to the National Institute of Health’s National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK), Athens Institute for Education and Research, Center for Disease Control National Health Summit, the American Public Health Association, and the National Medical Association. She teaches Health Conditions, Physical Rehabilitation Interventions, Neuro-technology, and co-teaches Professional Identity and Ethical Perspectives.