Ezeoyibo Justin Otiwu is a third-year Doctor of Physical Therapy student at Emory University. He began his education with a Bachelor of Science degree from Georgia State University. As a first-generation Nigerian-American and first-time author of a published work, he strives to continue learning and using his knowledge of the humanities to impact his professional career by utilizing aspects of compassion, understanding, and cultural awareness to sharpen his clinical practice techniques and decision making. He anticipates a greater use of these learned techniques upon graduation and looks forward to spreading awareness while providing proper patient care along the way.
The Journal for the Humanities in Rehabilitation is a peer reviewed, multi-media journal using a collaborative model with rehabilitation professionals, patients and their families to gain a greater understanding of the human experience of disability through art, literature and narrative. The purpose of this interdisciplinary journal is to raise the consciousness and deepen the intellect of the humanistic relationship in the rehabilitation sciences.
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