Duana Rusell-Thomas, OTD, OTR/L

Duana Russell-Thomas is a Clinical Specialist at the Washington University Program in Occupational Therapy. In her role, she provides leadership, community outreach, clinical service, program development and instruction. She also coordinates the Regional Arthritis Center, a non-profit committed to the dissemination of chronic disease self-management education in Missouri. Duana has practiced for 20 years in the field of occupational therapy and has special interest in chronic disease, health disparity, and trauma. Duana earned her BS in Psychology from Washington University and both the Master's and Doctorate from the Program in Occupational Therapy at the Washington University School of Medicine.