Cathy Lysack

Cathy Lysack


Office Location

EACPHS, Room 2202





 Occupational Therapy

Research website

Cathy Lysack

Degrees and Certifications

  • 1997 PhD (Community Health Sciences) University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
  • 1992 MSc (Rehabilitation Therapy) Queen's University, Kingston, Canada
  • 1988 BMR (Occupational Therapy) University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
  • 1984 BA (Philosophy) University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada

Positions and Employment

 March 2018-July 2021 Interim Dean, Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Awards and Honors

  • 2007 Academy of Research, American Occupational Therapy Foundation/American Occupational Therapy Association
  • 2007 Career Development Chair Award, Wayne State University
  • 2004 AOTA Service Award, American Occupational Therapy Association
  • 2000 College of Pharmacy and Allied Health Professions Teaching Excellence Award, Wayne State University
  • 1999 Appreciation Award, Detroit Occupational Therapy Association

Areas of Expertise

  • Occupational therapy
  • Aging
  • Rehabilitation
  • Spinal cord injury

Recent Publications

For more information on Dr. Lysack's current research and publications, please visit her website at the Institute of Gerontology.

Courses taught by Cathy Lysack

Fall Term 2023 (current)

Spring-Summer Term 2023

Winter Term 2023

Fall Term 2022

Winter Term 2022

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