Mary Khetani

Mary A Khetani

Associate Professor, Occupational Therapy

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Mary Khetani, ScD, OTR/L is a pediatric occupational therapist and conducts childhood disability research. Dr. Khetani directs the Children's Participation in Environment Research Lab (CPERL). Dr. Khetani and the CPERL research team contribute to interdisciplinary and multi-site translational research that leverages technology to strategically advance client-centered and participation-focused pediatric (re)habilitation. She is affiliated with the CanChild Centre for Childhood Disability Research, an international hub for innovation in childhood disability research and knowledge translation.

Selected Grants

CanChild Center for Childhood Disability Research, Advancing Participation and Environment Measures (PEM) for Uptake in Pediatric (Re)habilitation, PI

National Institutes of Health (NIH/NCMRR/NICHD) R03, Early Intervention Outcomes Research using Innovative Patient-Reported Outcome (PRO) Measures, PI

Center for Large Data Research (CLDR), funded by National Institutes of Health (NIH/NCMRR/NINDS), Archiving Early Intervention Colorado Participant Characteristics, Service Use, and Patient-Reported Outcomes, PI

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Service to the Community

Invited Reviewer: Wellcome Trust, NIH/NICHD R01 Special Emphasis Panel, Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI), NIDILRR Field Initiated Research and Development Grants; NIH Center for Large Data Research (CLDR), American Occupational Therapy Foundation (AOTF) Health Services Research Review Group

Notable Honors

2015-2017 - Pediatric Loan Repayment Award, National Institutes of Health (NIH/NICHD)

2017 - Service Commendation, American Occupational Therapy Association

2017-2019 - Pediatric Loan Repayment Renewal Award, National Institutes of Health (NIH/NICHD)


Postdoctoral, Slone Epidemiology Center, Boston, MA - 2011

Sc.D., Rehabilitation Sciences, Boston University, Boston, MA - 2010

M.A., Occupational Therapy, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA - 2002

Honors B.A., Psychology and Biomedical Sciences, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI - 2000