DepartmentDepartment of Biological Sciences
Biola AffiliationsFaculty



  • Doctor of Occupational Therapy University of Southern California
  • Master of Arts in Occupational Therapy Univeristy of Southern California


Dr. André Woo’s teaching interests are in the field of Occupational Therapy. He currently teaches courses in the B.S. in Allied Health/pre-Occupational Therapy concentration, which includes the courses such as Intro to Occupational Therapy, Assessment, and Interventions in Occupational Therapy. Prior to joining the faculty at Biola, Woo taught as an adjunct professor at the University of Southern California.

Woo pursued further specialization in Occupational Therapy after his OT.D. and became a Certified Hand Therapist (CHT). He has been working at Cedars Sinai Medical Center Outpatient Hand Therapy Clinic since 2015. Woo balances directing the OT Program at Biola University and continues practicing at Cedars Sinai Medical Center and Grande Home Health Care.


  • Global Initiatives Panelist, Los Angeles. Presented on job search for entry level positions, interviewing skills, terms of reimbursements, policies, and other economical/political realities in the work field. April 2020.
  • Occupational Therapy Practice Issues Forum, Los Angeles. Presented on current practice trends and clinical examples of integrating occupation into everyday practice in the outpatient rehabilitation setting. July 2017.

Research Interests

  • Occupational Therapy
  • Upper Extremity Rehabilitation


  • Introduction to Occupational Therapy
  • Assessment in Occupational Therapy
  • Interventions in Occupational Therapy
  • Occupation Therapy Conditions

Areas of Expertise for Media Interviews

  • Health
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Hand Therapy/Physical Rehabilitation
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