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Patricia Fingerhut

Patricia E. Fingerhut, OTR, PhD

Robert K. Bing Distinguished Professor
Associate Professor and Chair

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301 University Blvd.
Galveston, TX 77555-1142

P: 409-772-3061
F: 409-747-1615

Teaching Areas of Interest

Pediatrics, neurology, and global health

Research Interests

Family-centered practice,instrument development, pediatrics


Dr. Patricia Fingerhut has been teaching at UTMB since 2004, becoming department chair in 2012. Previous to this her practice and research were primarily in pediatrics both in the US and Canada. In 2005, she developed the Life Participation for Parents (LPP) to evaluate and measure outcomes in family-centered practice.

Download: Life Participation for Parents (pdf)