• Jason Vice is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Occupational Therapy. 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 coursework in the entry-level Doctorate in Occupational Therapy program related to 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
    2022 Possession of Low Vision Reading Devices Among Residents Living in a Retirement FacilityJournal of Visual Impairment and Blindness.  116:311-322. 2022
    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

    Education And Training

  • American Occupational Therapy Association, Internship
  • 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
  • Full Name

  • Jason Vice