Lori McAleer

Lori Ann McAleer

Assistant Professor - Adjunct Rep

Assistant Professor and Director, Pre-Occupational Therapy Program

Health Sciences Building
3225 Eden Avenue
Room 240
Cincinnati, Ohio 45267
Phone 513-558-7140

Professional Summary

Lori McAleer has been with the University of Cincinnati since 2018, serving as an adjunct professor for two years before moving into the Pre-Occupational Therapy Director in November 2019.  Lori has been an occupational therapist since 2001 and have worked in virtually every setting an OT can work in, including home health, acute care, skilled nursing, acute rehab, outpatient pediatrics, and schools. She also worked as a licensed occupational therapist in Scotland (part of the United Kingdom) which was a fun and interesting experience.  Lori is currently acting as an assessor in the TRANSPORT II research study, a study that primarily looks at upper extremity function recovery for patients affected by stroke.

Lori has a Master's Degree in Health Administration and has worked in healthcare quality improvement, education, and project and grant management roles for several years.  She also did consulting work where she helped determine medical necessity of requested durable medical equipment. 


Masters of Health Administration: The Ohio State University

Bachelor of Science: The Ohio State University (Allied Health- Occupational Therapy)

Contact Information

Academic - Health Sciences Building
3225 Eden Avenue
Cincinnati  Ohio, 45267
Phone: 513-558-7140