• Jason Vice is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Occupational Therapy, entry-level professional program. He is certified in gerontology education through the UAB Comprehensive Center for Healthy Aging and low vision through the UAB Low Vision Rehabilitation Graduate program. Mr. Vice teaches foundational courses in gross anatomy, physiology, and neuroscience. He is a member of the American Association of Anatomists, American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine, and the American Occupational Therapy Association.

    Mr. Vice's clinical practice centers on patient care at the UAB Center for Low Vision Rehabilitation. Treatment is focused on assisting patients with vision loss from eye disease and/or brain injury to maintain and increase independence and participation in activities of daily living. He holds Specialty Certification in Low Vision from the American Occupational Therapy Association.

    His research focuses on neuroplasticty in older adults and functional impairment of neurodegenerative diseases on vision-dependent occupations.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title Altmetric
    2020 Effectiveness of the International Symbol of Access and inclusivity of other disability groupsDisability and Health Journal.  13:100836-100836. 2020
    2019 Examining perceptions of existing and newly created accessibility symbolsDisability and Health Journal.  12:180-186. 2019
    2015 Associations of social support and self-efficacy with quality of life in older adults with diabetesJournal of Gerontological Nursing.  41:21-29. 2015

    Research Overview

  • Visual Neuroscience
    Low Vision Rehabilitation
    Eye Movements
  • Education And Training

  • Master of Occupational Therapy in Occupational Therapy / Therapist, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2015
  • Bachelor of Science or Mathematics, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2012
  • American Occupational Therapy Association, Internship 2016
  • Full Name

  • Jason Vice