Our Faculty

World-class scholars and teachers


Academic Credentials

Chatham University
O.T.D.
Utica College
M.S.

Biography

Dr. Kristen Bacon graduated from Utica College with a master's degree in occupational therapy; she also graduated from Chatham University in 2011 with her clinical occupational therapy doctoral degree. Dr. Bacon was an adjunct professor for Keuka College before joining the Occupational Therapy program full time in 2015. She has worked in various settings including: outpatient, inpatient, acute care, NICU, Transitional Care Unit, and long-term care. Her professional focus includes care for adults & geriatric clients with physical disabilities. Research interests include TBI, orthopedics, and non-traditional OT venues & services.

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