Eileen Meehan, MS, OTR/L, CHT

Assistant Professor, Occupational Therapy

Department of Occupational Therapy

School of Health Sciences

Eileen Meehan

Areas of Expertise

Hand therapy


Eileen Meehan graduated from the Touro College School of Health Sciences Occupational Therapy program in 2002. Since that time, she has worked as an occupational therapist in a variety of settings ranging from traumatic brain injury units, acute orthopedic units, home care, and hand therapy. Meehan became a certified hand therapist in 2008 and completed her EdD in Instructional Technology in 2022.

Clinical Specialty

  • Upper Extremity Orthopaedics
  • Certified Hand Therapist


  • EdD in Instructional Technology with area of focus on Curriculum and Instruction, American College of Education
  • BS in Health Sciences/M.S. in Occupational Therapy, Touro College
  • BS in Psychology and Sociology, SUNY Stony Brook

Recent Publications

A Qualitative Exploration of Anatomy Instructors’ Technology Use in Occupational Therapy Programs, September 2022