Dr. Helene Smith-Gabai is the co-author and editor, along with Dr. Suzanne Holm, of the second edition of the recently published course text Occupational Therapy in Acute Care. Smith-Gabai wrote several chapters in the text with the help of numerous Brenau OT faculty including Dr. Tamara Mills, Dr. Mary Shotwell, Dr. Kay Graham and Dr. Krisi Probert. Brenau alumni and adjunct faculty also contributed chapters to this text which is used by OT programs nationwide.
This month, Dr. Mary Shotwell was sworn into the Georgia Board of Occupational Therapy by Secretary of State Brian Kemp. Shotwell, along with the other five members of the board, oversee the provision of occupational therapy services in Georgia in order to ensure the safety, health and welfare of Georgia citizens.