portrait of Julie Kardachi

    Areas of Expertise

    Fall prevention in elderly, neurorehabilitation, wheelchair seating and positioning


    Julie Kardachi is an associate professor in the Occupational Therapy (OT) Program at the Touro College School of Health Sciences. She earned a Bachelor of Applied Science degree from Lincoln Institute of Health Science in Melbourne, Australia, and a Master of Arts degree, both in occupational therapy, from New York University. Professor Kardachi has practiced occupational therapy in Australia, Great Britain and the U.S., and prior to joining the faculty of Touro College she was an occupational therapy supervisor of inpatient neurological and orthopedic rehabilitation at New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases.

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