Veronica T. Rowe, Ph.D., OTR/L, CBIST, FNAP

Assistant Professor

Doyne Health Sciences Center 302

(501) 852-2343

Dr. Rowe has been on faculty at UCA since 2008 has previous experience in various areas of adult and geriatric care including: acute, rehabilitation, long term care, burns, hands, and psych with an emphasis in neurological disorders.  Although originally from Conway, she has spent her career in St. Louis, Missouri at St. Anthony’s Medical Center; Baltimore, Maryland at Johns Hopkins Bayview; and in Atlanta, Georgia at Emory University.  She has always worked directly with patients but also has experience in management.


Dr. Rowe remains active in giving courses on contemporary approaches to treating the hemiparetic upper extremity, including constraint induced movement therapy and task oriented training, as well as evaluation measures.



2016 Texas Woman’s University, Dallas, TX
PhD in Occupational Therapy

1996 Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
Master of Science in Occupational Therapy

1995 St. Louis University, St. Louis, MO
Master of Science (Research) in Experimental Psychology

1991 Hendrix College, Conway, AR
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology


.Research Interests

Neuro-rehabilitation, especially stroke and head injury
Outcome measures related to the neurologically involved population