Pamela Talero Cabrejo, OTD, OTR/L, CPAM

Assistant Professor

Pamela Talero, OTD, OTR/L


901 Walnut Street, 6th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107

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Pamela Talero Cabrejo, OTD, OTR/L, CPAM

Assistant Professor


OTD, Thomas Jefferson University

Board Certifications

  • National Board Certification for Occupational Therapy, USA
  • Licensed Occupational Therapist: Pennsylvania (Inactive); Arizona (Active)
  • Occupational Therapist Registered, Bogotá, Colombia

Professional Studies

  • Member, American Occupational Therapy Association
  • Member & Communications Committee, Colombian College of Occupational Therapy
  • Member, World Federation of Occupational Therapists
  • Editorial Board, Colombian Occupational Therapy peer-reviewed Journal

Research & Clinical Interests

  • Critical disability studies
  • Learning and theory development
  • Social neuroscience
  • Health justice
  • Global Health
  • Culturally responsive practice
  • Adult and older adult acute care and inpatient rehabilitation
  • Mental Health
  • Neurocognitive care


  • Sponsor’s Choice Grand Prize Winner: Why I love Being a Therapist Video Contest on, Philadelphia, PA, 2010 
  • Clinical Excellence Award. Genesis Rehabilitation Services, Philadelphia, PA, 2008
  • National Award “Top 10 Occupational Therapy Graduates.” Ministry of Education. Bogota, Colombia, 2005
  • Scholastic Excellence in Occupational Therapy. Dissertation: Observatorio de la Reincorporación Ocupacional (Observatory for Work Readiness/Occupational Reintegration). Universidad Nacional de Colombia. Bogota, Colombia, 2004
  • Scholar Assistantship, Bogota, Colombia 2000-2004