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Karen Ratcliff

Karen Ratcliff, OTR, MS

Assistant Professor of Instruction

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301 University Blvd.
Galveston, TX 77555-1142

P: 409-747-1629
F: 409-747-1615

Teaching Areas of Interest

Pediatrics, Learning and Cognition, Education Theory in Academic and Clinical Practice

Research Interests

Participation patterns of children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorder, executive function, and cognitive rehabilitation for breast cancer survivors


Karen Ratcliff, OTR MS is an Assistant Professor of Instruction in the Department of Occupational Therapy in the School of Health Professions at the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB). She received her Bachelor of Science degree from Texas Woman's University and her Master of Science degree from the University of Central Arkansas. She is currently in pursuit of her Doctorate of Philosophy degree from Grand Canyon University.

Ms. Ratcliff has clinical experience in pediatrics. She has presented in regional and national conferences on her research in cognitive rehabilitation for breast cancer survivors, education and fieldwork.