University of Southern California
Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy

Jaynee Taguchi-Meyer OTD, OTR/L

Jaynee Meyer

Academic Coordinator of Fieldwork Education (Adult Physical Rehabilitation and Disability) and Assistant Professor of Clinical Occupational Therapy

Room: CHP 133
Phone: (323) 442-2857
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Jaynee Taguchi-Meyer has expertise in acute rehabilitation, physical disabilities and fieldwork education. She earned a BS degree in Occupational Therapy from San Jose State University and an MA and OTD in Occupational Therapy from USC. Her master's thesis research examined factors influencing practitioners' participation in fieldwork education. Serving as a Regional Fieldwork Consultant for the American Occupational Therapy Association, Dr. Taguchi-Meyer has educated occupational therapy practitioners in California, Nevada and Hawaii, and at national level conferences. She is the author of "Managing a Fieldwork Program," a chapter in the AOTA Self-Study Series "Meeting the Fieldwork Challenge", originally published in 2000. Her other emerging interest areas include development of innovative practice arenas for occupational therapists and utilization of cutting-edge technology to assist older individuals' participation in meaningful occupations and daily life.


Doctorate of Occupational Therapy (OTD)
University of Southern California

Master of Arts (MA) in Occupational Therapy
University of Southern California

Bachelor of Science (BS) in Occupational Therapy
San Jose State University


Other Articles

Stutz-Tanenbaum, P., Johnson, C., & Meyer, J. F. (2010). The AOTA fieldwork educator certificate program. OT Practice, . Link to full text

U.S. News Ranks USC #1 Program in the Nation

USC Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy
1540 Alcazar Street, CHP 133
Los Angeles, CA 90089-9003
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Phone: (323) 442-2850 · Toll free: (866) 385-4250
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The USC entry-level master's degree program is fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education® (ACOTE). ACOTE c/o Accreditation Department, American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc.®, 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449, (301) 652-6611 x2914,

Professional program graduates are eligible to apply for certification by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc.®



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