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Event Recap: The Power of Posture – An Introduction to Ergonomics

Last updated 10/23/2022

Discover ways to adapt your environment and optimize your comfort in everyday activities! In partnership with USC Chan Division of Occupational Therapy and Occupational Science, OT graduate students teach how to reorganize your workspace so you can be your most efficient and comfortable self.

Ergonomics Resources

Here are some additional ergonomics resources from the presentation:

Ergonomic Exercises

Ergonomics List of Resources

Ergonomics Presentation

Individual OT Consultations

The USC Emeriti Center in partnership with the USC Chan Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy is sponsoring Zoom learning sessions featuring our OT graduate students again this semester.

OT students are offering individual consultations based on your interests and needs. Do you have specific issues and questions? They can be about wellness, healthy aging, technology, lifestyle changes, sleep, ergonomics, posture, or any concerns about how to function better in your daily life.

*Register for an Individual OT Consultation with a grad student.

Read More About Each OT Student:

Name: Alyssa Capellino

Hometown: Santa Ynez, CA

Undergraduate School and Major: USC, Human Biology with an emphasis in Human Performance

Favorite Occupation: Cooking, hiking, skiing

Name: Elizabeth Goodman

Hometown: Pacific Palisades, CA

Undergraduate School and Major: USC, Health and Human Sciences

Favorite Occupation: Trail Running, Golf, watching USC football

Name: Rachael Kim

Hometown: Fresno, CA

Undergraduate School and Major: USC, Psychology/ minor in Dynamics of Early Childhood

Favorite Occupation: Swimming, videomaking

Name: Katherine Tao

Hometown: Temple City, CA

Undergraduate School and Major: UCLA, Psychology and Disabilities Studies

Favorite Occupation: Painting, Decorating, Eating, Playing Ukulele