Whitney Ennis

Clinical Assistant Professor - Part-Time Occupational Therapy

Whitney Ennis has been an occupational therapist for 12 years, focusing most of her career on working with adults in the acute care setting. She has extensive experience working in a nationally recognized burn center and has been a staff occupational therapist at several level I trauma centers around the United States. Her practice interests include promoting the importance of early mobility and early OT intervention for individuals in the hospital to maximize functional outcomes and decrease the length of hospital stays. Her research and teaching interests include adult rehabilitation, fieldwork experiences, and board preparation. Whitney holds a board certification from the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) in physical rehabilitation.


  • Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD), Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Master’s Occupational Therapy (M.S.), Quinnipiac University, North Haven, CT
  • Bachelor’s Health and Science Studies (B.S.), Quinnipiac University, Hamden, CT

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Emory & Henry College Health Sciences Campus