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The occupational therapy management team includes:
Cheryl Patrick, PT, MBA, is the Director of the Departments of Occupational and Physical Therapy. She has dedicated her career to Lurie Children’s ― rising from student to staff therapist, to manager, to director. Cheryl likes to make sure we do what we say we’ll do for children and families everywhere, regardless of location. Her clinical focus includes infants, torticollis, and cerebral palsy.
Kris Razma, OT/L, MS, is the Manager of Occupational Therapy. She has been a pediatric occupational therapist for 28 years with most of her experience working at Lurie Children’s. She along, with the clinical coordinator Janese, are committed to support the OT staff. Her special interests include working with children with coordination and sensory processing concerns.
Janese Petuchowski, OTR/L, CHT, is the Clinical Coordinator of Occupational Therapy. She is actively involved with children and families affected by brachial plexus injuries, upper extremity injuries and post injury.