Prof. Naomi Katz holds a Ph.D. in Education of the Health Professions, and a Master’s Degree in Occupational Therapy from the University of Southern California. Prof. Katz is Prof. Emeritus at the School of Occupational Therapy, The Hebrew University and Hadassah Jerusalem Hospital. She served as Chair of the Graduate School of Occupational Therapy, Faculty of Medicine, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and Chair of the Israeli Association for Occupational Therapy (ISOT). In addition, Prof. Katz is the founder and first editor of the Israel Journal of Occupational Therapy (IJOT). Prof. Katz has been a member of the American Academy of Occupational Therapy Research since 2005.