Melanie M. Merrill, MS, OT

Adjunct Instructor, Department of Rehabilitation Science

Contact Information

625 Kimball Tower
Buffalo, NY 14214
Phone: (716) 829-6041
Fax: (716) 829-3217



Melanie Merrill, MS/OT is a full time adjunct Instructor in the Department of Rehabilitation Science. She has practiced Occupational Therapy (OT) in the area of pediatrics for over 25 years in rehabilitation, acute, and school based settings and is certified in Neuro-Developmental Treatment. Her teaching experience includes courses in Human Growth and Development, Adult and Pediatric Medicine, Professional Orientation to OT, and OT Process I. 


  • MS in Occupational Therapy, University at Buffalo, 1993, Master's Thesis “Use of the Bruininks Oseretsky Test of Motor Proficiency by Occupational Therapists"
  • BS in Occupational Therapy, University at Buffalo, 1988

Professional Affiliations

  • American Occupational Therapy Association