Jamie L Pomeranz

Jamie L Pomeranz, PhD, CRC, CLCP

Clinical Associate Professor And Director, Certificate In Driver Rehabilitation Therapy Program

Business Phone: (352) 273-6745
Business Email: pomeranz@phhp.ufl.edu

About Jamie L Pomeranz

Jamie L. Pomeranz, Ph.D., CRC, CLCP is a Clinical Associate Professor within the Department of Occupational Therapy. Dr. Pomeranz has obtained three degrees from the University of Florida which include: Masters of Exercise and Sports Science, Masters of Health Science in Rehabilitation Counseling and Doctor of Philosophy in Rehabilitation Science. He is a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor and Life Care Planner and has worked with people with disabilities in multiple capacities for over 20 years. His clinical background includes working with individuals with spinal cord injury, traumatic brain injury, and intellectual disabilities. Dr. Pomeranz has been on faculty at the University of Florida since 2004 and his topics of research include: health promotion for people with disabilities and life care planning and modern measurement theory. Since receiving his Ph.D. in 2005, Dr. Pomeranz developed 30 peer reviewed publications and two book chapters. Dr. Pomeranz currently serves on the PHHP Blended Learning Taskforce and is a past member of the collaboration task force and committee for promoting collaboration between public health and health professions. He has and continues to mentor multiple Ph.D and MPH graduate students from the public health program. He currently teaches within the Bachelors of Health Science undergraduate program and serves as the Advisor for the Pre-Public Health Concentration and the Honor’s Program Director within the Bachelors of Health Science Program. His courses include: Critical Issues in Public Health, Ethical and Legal Issues in Public Health and Health Professions, and Research Methods. Dr. Pomeranz has received funding from the Area Health Education Centers the National Institute of Health (NIH), and the Veteran’s Health Administration. His NIH project involves developing one of the first empirically-based tobacco cessation programs for people with disabilities. Finally, Dr. Pomeranz has received numerous awards including: Excellence in Research, Outstanding Young Alumni Award, and the Public Health Award for Faculty Excellence.


2012 Work-a Journal of Prevention Assessment & Rehabilitation
2008 Work-a Journal of Prevention Assessment & Rehabilitation
2008 Work-a Journal of Prevention Assessment & Rehabilitation


Sep 2019 – Aug 2020
VA Connecticut Pain Research, Informatics, Multimorbidities, and Education (PRIME) Center of Innovation
US DEPT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS · Principal Investigator

Contact Details

(352) 273-6745