Senior Occupational Therapist
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Sylvia Dionne Bolden was born and raised in Houston, TX. She received her Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from the University of Houston and Masters in Occupational Therapy from the University of Texas Medical Branch. She has over 13 years of experience as an occupational therapist, currently works at MD Anderson Cancer Center as a senior therapist in the acute and inpatient rehab setting. She has worked at MD Anderson five years, during which time she gained experience in providing oncology patients with restorative, preventive, palliative, and supportive rehabilitation. She initially started in outpatient clinic and two years later transitioned to inpatient setting. She now specializes in fall prevention/recovery, energy conservation/fatigue management, addressing safety concerns with ADL/IADL, assessing DME needs, and caregiver training throughout the course of patients’ survivorship.
Tuesday, September 28, 2021
12:35 PM – 1:50 PM ET