Catherine Lysack

Catherine Lysack


Interim Dean

Office Location

EACPHS, Room 2202





Acting Dean, Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (May 2014-Feb. 2015) Professor, Occupational Therapy Department of Health Care Sciences Deputy Director, Institute of Gerontology, Wayne State University

Catherine Lysack

Degrees and Certifications

1984 BA (Philosophy) University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
1988 BMR (Occupational Therapy) University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
1992 MSc (Rehabilitation Therapy) Queen's University, Kingston, Canada
1997 PhD (Community Health Sciences) University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada

Awards and Honors

1999 Appreciation Award, Detroit Occupational Therapy Association.
2000 College of Pharmacy and Allied Health Professions Teaching Excellence Award, Wayne
State University
2004 AOTA Service Award, American Occupational Therapy Association
2007 Academy of Research, American Occupational Therapy Foundation/American Occupational Therapy Association
2007 Career Development Chair Award, Wayne State University

Recent Publications

For more information on Dr. Lysack's current research and publications, please visit her website at the Institute of Gerontology


Research website