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Paula Cook, OTD, OTR/L

Department(s): MGM Resorts International Public Policy Institute


Paula is working towards her Ph.D. in Public Affairs in the School of Public Policy and Leadership at UNLV. She is a licensed occupational therapist with clinical experience in acute pediatrics, pediatric oncology, and pediatric intensive care populations as well as school systems and community-based organizations. Her research interests include regulations, training, and advocacy related to healthcare professions. She serves on the board of the Nevada Occupational Therapy Association and on an advisory council for an occupational therapy program.