VERMILLION, S.D. – Whitney Lucas Molitor, OTD, assistant professor in the Department of Occupational Therapy at the University of South Dakota, has been selected as editor for the Productive Aging Special Interest Section, a quarterly publication of the American Occupational Therapy Association which aims to connect practice and research to inform occupation-centered practice.
Lucas Molitor earned her doctorate in occupational therapy at the University of South Dakota, is board certified in gerontology and has clinical experience in adult physical rehabilitation and gerontology. She has taught adult physical rehabilitation, home modification and health promotion at USD since 2015.
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