Tan Fung Chan, EdD, OTD, OTR/L

Tan Fung Chan

Assistant Professor

Dr. Tan Fung (Ivan) Chan received a BSc in occupational therapy from McGill University, Montreal and an OTD from Rocky Mountain University. He also received an EdD in higher education and adult learning from Walden University. Dr. Chan has served as clinical supervisor of occupational therapy services at Mount Sinai Medical Center since 1999. He served as adjunct professor at Florida International University prior to joining Barry. In addition to being a full-time faculty member, Dr. Chan is a practicing occupational therapy clinician. He also serves as a CAP reviewer for the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)’s Evidence-Based Practice (EBP) Project.

Dr. Chan has completed research on the topics of evidence-based practice, dysphagia management, and instructional technology adoption. His specialty areas include geriatrics, neuro-rehabilitation, and adult learning. In his leisure time he enjoys kayaking and mountain biking.