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Michael Saraceno

Associate Professor of Occupational Therapy

M.S., Occupational Therapy, B.S., Heath Sciences Touro College


Upper extremity orthopedic and neurologic rehabilitation

Lectures and Presentations

Clinician’s View Online Learning seminars “Goniometry” 2015 – yearly/ongoing, Complimentary Videos for LIU Students.

Kingsbrook Jewish Medical, Brooklyn, NY October 2015.  “Current Concepts in Stroke Rehabilitation”

Long Island University, Brooklyn, NY June 12, 2011. “Mirror Visual Feedback (MVF) in Stroke Rehabilitation”

New York State Occupational Therapy Association (NYSOTA) Conference, Hammer Science Center for Health Sciences at Columbia University, November 13, 2010.  “Motor Imagery (MI) and Mirror Visual Feedback (MVF) in Stroke Rehabilitation”

May 2010- Poster Presentation “Weekly Assessment as Means to Enhance Classroom Participation, Students’ Learning and to Improve Exam Grades. American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA).  Orlando, Fl.  Authors:  Michael Saraceno

May 2010- Poster Presentation “Accessing Education: Occupational Therapy Recruitment for Retention for Diverse Students”, World Federation of Occupational Therapy. Chile. Authors: Doris Olber, Anne Scott, Katherine Dimitropoulou, Holly Wasserman, Michael Saraceno, Brandi Buchanan.

April, 2009 Presentation Topic: “Upper Extremity Fracture Management” Beth Israel Medical Center

October 2007 Presentation Topic:  “Introduction to Hand Therapy” Therapeutic Resources, LIC, NY

February 2007 Presentation Topic:  “PTA/OTA Exam Review Series” Therapeutic Resources, LIC, NY

June 2006 Lecturer to OT/PT continuing education course. Presentation Topic: Applied Clinical Anatomy of the Upper Extremity. Westbury, NY

May 2006, 2007, 2008 Guest Lecturer to the physical therapy students. Presentation Topic: Kinesiology of the Hand. College of Staten Island, NY

January 2002 Guest Lecturer to the Orthopedic Residents. Presentation Topic: Traumatic Edema Management. Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY

June 2001 Guest Lecturer open to the public. Topic: Lymphedema Treatment Post Mastectomy. Borough Park YMCA, Brooklyn, NY