Katelyn Fell, MOT, OTR/L

Assistant Professor, OT Programs


St. Augustine, FL


College of Health Sciences




Master of Occupational Therapy, University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences
Bachelor of Arts, Xavier University

Research Interests

Health and Well-being Among Older Adults
Community-based Programs for Older Adults
Teaching and Learning
Critical Thinking in Occupational Therapy Education

Katelyn Fell has extensive clinical experience in various settings, including acute care, inpatient rehabilitation, skilled nursing, home health and as a travel therapist. In 2015, she joined the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences (USAHS) as a Lab Instructor and later as a contributing faculty member, teaching foundational occupational therapy courses.

Additionally, she was a faculty member at A.T. Still University in Mesa, AZ from 2019 to 2021. She has since rejoined USAHS as a core faculty member. Fell’s practice area of interest is working with older adults, and her research interests include gerontology, health and wellbeing among older adults, community-based programs for older adults, and teaching and learning.

Fell obtained her Master of Occupational Therapy from USAHS in 2011. She is currently pursuing a doctorate in Leadership and Gerontology from Concordia University Chicago.