That Pain in Your Wrist, Hand, and Index Finger: Occupational Therapist, Jane Bear-Lehman, Weighs In

Jane Bear-Lehman is an associate professor and chair of Steinhardt’s Department of Occupational Therapy. She is a co-investigator in a National Institutes of Health/National Institute of Aging (NIH/NIA) grant studying the cognitive and physical bases of disablement in adults. A specialist in orthopedic and upper limb rehabilitation, she currently serves on the editorial board for […]

Positive Reviews for Halkitis’ Book, Methamphetamine Addiction

Choice: Current Reviews for Academic Libraries, gave Perry Halkitis’ new book, Methamphetamine Addiction: Biological Foundations, Psychological Factors, and Social Consequences (APA, 2009) a starred review. G.A Blevins of Governors State University wrote: ‘This book is a well-written, well researched, and comprehensive review of the current methamphetamine epidemic that is ravaging the U.S….a timely, useful reference […]

Dean Announces Fall 2009 Promotion and Tenure Decisions

Steinhardt Dean Mary Brabeck has announced fall 2009 promotion and tenure decisions. “These are faculty members who excel in research and teaching and contribute in important ways to their professions, the NYU and Steinhardt communities, as well as our local and global society,” Brabeck said. Awarded Tenure      Susan A. Kirch (Department of Teaching and […]

Cellist Duo-Lin Peng Searches for the Origin of Wrist Pain with Hand Specialist Jane Bear-Lehman

  Duo-Lin Peng, a doctoral candidate in the Department of Music and Music Professions, is an award-winning musician, who plays the cello and French horn. He began his musical training at the age of five at the KuanJen School for the Musically Talented in Taiwan. During his college years Peng developed wrist pain, and like […]