Bio: Joy Doll, OTD

Joy Doll, OTD, OTR/L

Talk Title: “Cultivating Collaboration in Health Care: The Journey of an Accidental Expert?”

Joy Doll, OTDCreighton alumna Joy Doll is at the helm of innovative clinical care at Creighton as the executive director of the Center for Interprofessional Practice, Education and Research. Creighton is one of the first in the nation to provide interprofessional education—a team-based approach to care drawing upon the shared knowledge of health care professionals to deliver better patient care.

West Virginia-native Doll served in AmeriCorps VISTA before coming to Creighton to build interprofessional health outreach and address health needs with communities in Omaha, rural Nebraska and several countries.

In recognition of her contributions to occupational therapy and developing the interprofessional landscape, Doll will receive the American Occupational Therapy Association Interprofessional Collaboration Award in Salt Lake City on April 21.