Jamaica Plain Resident Receives MGH Institute of Health Professions Graduation Award

Jamaica Plain resident Cora Finley was the recipient of an award from the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences at MGH Institute of Health Professions in Boston.

Cora Finley

Finley, who graduated from the Boston graduate school in May with a Doctor of Occupational Therapy degree, received the 2017 Award for Student Excellence.

MGH Institute of Health Professions in Boston is an interprofessional graduate school with post-baccalaureate, direct entry-level master’s and doctorate, and post-professional programs in nursing, occupational therapy, physical therapy, physician assistant studies, speech-language pathology, health professions education, and a PhD in rehabilitation sciences.  The school, which has graduated more than 7,000 students since its 1977 founding by Massachusetts General Hospital, is fully accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC). Several programs are highly ranked by U.S. News & World Report, and the school has been included for the past seven years as a Great College to Work for by The Chronicle of Higher Education.