Welcome and thank you for visiting the webpage for the Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD) at Lincoln Memorial University (LMU). Founded in 1897, LMU has a rich tradition in delivering a comprehensive values-based learning community dedicated to providing quality educational experiences at the undergraduate, graduate, and professional levels. The LMU OTD program is housed within the DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine- Knoxville campus located in West Knoxville, Tennessee, alongside many other healthcare programs, such as, Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO) and Master of Medical Science in Physician Assistant Studies (PA).
The innovative LMU OTD curriculum prepares our graduates to excel in their career. The threads woven throughout the curriculum are critical thinking, client-centered care, evidenced based practice, and collaborative care. Being positioned within a health sciences campus, our students will have many opportunities to learn through interprofessional education. These opportunities will allow students to better understand occupational therapy’s distinct value as part of the interdisciplinary healthcare team.
Our faculty is comprised of renowned academicians and occupational therapists, recognized both nationally and internationally for their work as professors, clinicians, and leaders. We are committed in providing our OTD students the best graduate experience possible! Our state-of-the-art facilities will rival those across the nation. Our classroom and laboratory spaces are designed to bridge education and practice, better preparing you for your rewarding career as a Doctor of Occupational Therapy!
Please, feel free to peruse our webpage. If you would like to learn more about our program, please email us at [email protected] or attend one of our Open House events.