College of Health Professions


department of Occupational Therapy & Occupational Science

 

Faculty and Staff

Myrtle Evans, DrPH, MSPH, OTR/L

Visiting Instructor


Office:   Enrollment Services, Room 259
Phone:   410-704-4305
Fax:   410-704-2322
E-mail:   mevansholland@towson.edu
Web site:    



Education and Certifications
DrPH, Doctor of Public Health, Morgan State University
MS in Public Health, Meharry Medical College
BS in Occupational Therapy, Tennessee State University

Areas of Professional Interest
Community engagement in disaster preparedness
Disaster preparedness, response and recover among vulnerable populations
Disasters and the disabled
Disasters and elderly
Ethics

Courses Typically Taught
OCTH 428 Occupational Therapy Organizations in Modern Society
OCTH 435 Physical Rehabilitation Level II Fieldwork
OCTH 600 Foundations to Occupational Therapy
OCTH 612 Occupational Therapy Health Promotion Initiatives in Community

Selected Publications

Rowel, R. Sheikahattari, P., Barber, T., & Evans-Holland, M. (2012). Introduction of a guide to enhance risk communication among low-income and minority populations: A grassroots community engagement approach. Health Promotion Practice, 13(1), 124-132.

Evans-Holland, M. (2010). Perceived preparedness and preparedness behavior for terrorism and natural disasters among low-income African Americans in Maryland. Proquest/UMI, http://www.proquest.com

Rowel, R., Sheikahattari, P., Barber, T., & Evans-Holland, M. (2010). Guide to enhance grassroots risk communications among low-income populations. Community-Engaged Scholarship for Health. http://www.ces4health.info/uploads/GUIDE%20TO%20Enhance%20GRC%20JAN%2026B%202010.pdf

Evans-Holland, M. (September 2009). Maryland Preparedness Study. http://planitnow.org/maryland-preparedness-study

 

 

 

 


 

 

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