Professor of Occupational Therapy, Neurology and Social Work
Washington University in St. Louis
Carolyn Baum is an occupational therapist and rehabilitation scientist with expertise in functional cognition, activity participation and self management in persons with stroke. Her work has focused on activity participation and executive dysfunction and more recently developing cognitive strategies, action plans and self-management programs for the mild stroke population. She developed the Executive Function Performance Test, the Functional Behavior Profile and the Activity Card Sort to identify capabilities of people to perform task and activities. And works with colleagues to develop and determine the effectiveness of interventions to help stroke survivors and family members return to their productive and meaningful lives. She is Professor of Occupational Therapy, Neurology and Social work at Washington University and has served in leadership and policy roles in occupational therapy and aging.
Monday, September 27, 2021
4:30 PM – 4:47 PM ET