Beth Fields

Position title: Assistant Professor, Occupational Therapy Program, Department of Kinesiology

Beth Fields, PhD, OTR/L has a program of research that examines animal-assisted approaches for aging adults with chronic conditions, and systems and methods designed to improve person and family-centered geriatric care. She leads the Geriatric Health Services Research Lab. She hopes to grow her interdisciplinary collaborations to help transform quality geriatric service delivery. As a post-doctoral fellow at the University of Pittsburgh, Fields was an affiliate of their Center for Caregiving Research, Education, and Policy.