MS Occupational Therapy University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee 1999
BS Occupational Therapy The Ohio State University 1994
Silverman, M. K., & Edyburn, D. (1998). Assessment for assistive technology, switch assessment data sheet, system trial, system selection guide, system comparison worksheet. RESNA (Ed.). Volume II: RESNA Resource Guide for Assistive Technology Outcomes: Assessment Instruments, Tools & Checklists From The Field, 197-229.
Silverman, M. K., & Smith, R. O. (1998). Lifespace access profile and the lifespace access profile upper extension. RESNA (Ed.). , 32-41.
Edyburn, D., & Silverman, M. K. (1998). Technology resources for education student technology consultation service. RESNA (Ed.). , 229-249.
Mielke, E., Moerchen, V. A., Silverman, M. K., & Smith, R. O. (November 2020). Addressing the Assistive Technology Deficiency in Pediatric Physical Therapy Education: What can be learned from an interdisciplinary technology instruction program to help bridge this gap?. Academy of Pediatric Physical Therapy Annual Conference, .
Silverman, M. K., Jozwik, S., Lund, S. K., Moerchen, V. A., & Smith, R. O. (June 2019). ITIP2: Interdisciplinary technology instruction program for individualized technology implementation planning. 2019 RESNA/RehabWeek Conference, Toronto, Canada.
Silverman, M. K., & Smith, R. O. (April 2019). Lessons Learned From an Early Adopter of Assistive Technology Program Accreditation. American Occupational Therapy Association Annual Conference & Expo, New Orleans, LA.
Silverman, M. K. (November 2018). Introduction to Assisitve Technology. Statewide School Based OT/PT Conference, Wisconsin Dells, WI.
Silverman, M. K., & Smith, R. O. (July 2018). CoA RATE accreditation process: a case report from the program perspective. Rehabilitation Engineering Assistive Technology Society of North America Conference (RESNA), Arlington, VA.
Silverman, M. K., & Smith, R. O. (February 2018). Updates in Assistive Technology Accreditation and Certification: What you need to know!. Assistive Technology Industry Association, Orlando, Florida.
Silverman, M. K., & Smith, R. O. (January 2017). AT Certification: What is it and Do I Need It?. 2017 Assistive Technology Industry Association Conference, Orlando, FL.
Silverman, M. K. (October 2016). Assistive Technology Credentials, What are They and Who Offers Them. Closing The Gap Annual Conference, Minneapolis, MN.
Silverman, M. K., & McElwee, M. (November 2012). The iPad a Universal Design and More. WOTA conference, Madison, WI.
Silverman, M. K., Smith, R. O., Stratman, K., & Grogan, K. M. (May 2000). Project OATS (Outcomes of Assistive Technology in the Schools). 13th Annual Midwest Deans’ OT Research Conference, Milwaukee, WI.
Silverman, M. K., & Smith, R. O. (April 2000). Interpretation of the School Function Assessment for Use as an Assistive Technology Outcome Measure. OTA Annual Conference and Exposition, Seattle, WA.
Silverman, M. K., & Smith, R. O. (October 1999). Strategies for Effective Assistive Technology. Governor’s Wisconsin Education Technology Conference, Milwaukee, WI.
Silverman, M. K. (October 1999). Measuring Assistive Technology Outcome in Schools. Closing The Gap, Minneapolis, MN.
Silverman, M. K., Smith, R. O., Edyburn, D. L., & Taylor, D. (June 1999). Assistive Technology Outcomes in the Schools: Identifying a Valid Measure. RESNA ’99 Conference, Long Beach, CA.
Smith, R. O., Edyburn, D. L., & Silverman, M. K. (June 1999). Using the AAA Model for Performing Accessibility Audits. RESNA ’99 Conference, Long Beach, CA.
- American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)
- National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT)
- Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction
Honors & Awards
Award of Appreciation (2000) Southeast District of Wisconsin Occupational therapy Association.
Award of Appreciation (1999) Southeast District of Wisconsin Occupational therapy Association.