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Amy Westfall, OTD, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist, St. Louis Children's Hospital

Phone314-215-7007

Fax314-454-2380

Emailacd6714@bjc.org

Mailing AddressSt. Louis Children's Hospital
Department of Therapy Services
1 Children's Place, Suite 4E-2
St. Louis, MO 63110

Education

  • Bachelor of Science - Exercise Science,: Creighton University, Omaha, NE, (2001)
  • Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD),: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, (2004)

Board Certifications

  • Licensed Occupational Therapist in Missouri

Clinical Interests

Chemotherapy Induced Peripheral Neuropathy, Late Effects of Childhood Cancer, NF1, Stem Cell Transplantation, Graft vs. Host Disease

Research Interests

Chemotherapy Induced Peripheral Neuropathy, Late Effects of Childhood Cancer, NF1, Stem Cell Transplantation, Graft vs. Host Disease

Background

Amy Westfall, OTD, OTR/L completed her graduate studies in Occupational Therapy at the Washington University School of Medicine in 2004, during which time she focused on identifying the long-term effects of childhood cancer. She currently acts as the primary occupational therapist for the Washington University Neurofibromatosis Center and coordinates care with Nicole Weckherlin and Courtney Dunn.

Publications

Berg C, Neufeld P, Harvey J, Downes A, and Hayashi R. Late Effects of Childhood Cancer, Participation, and Quality of Life of Adolescents. OTJR. 29(3): 116-124, 2009.