Cathy Lysack

Cathy Lysack




 Occupational Therapy

Office Location

EACPHS, Room 2202




Cathy 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

Areas of Expertise

  • Occupational therapy
  • Aging
  • Rehabilitation
  • Spinal cord injury

Recent Publications

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

Research website