Jennifer Ottowitz


  • Older Blind Specialist


Phone: (662) 325-2001


  • P.O. Box 6189
  • Mississippi State, MS 39762
  • Campus Mailstop: 9741


  • M.S. Ed in Special Education for the Visually Impaired from Northern Illinois University
  • B.S Ed Special Education for the Multiply and Orthopedically Handicapped from Kent State University

Selected Publications

  • Connors, E. M., Abbott, P. M., Norris, D. E., Ottowitz, J. J., & Morren, B. N. (2023). The perspectives of vision rehabilitation therapists on the state of the profession: A time for action? Journal of Visual Impairment and Blindness117(4), 303-313.
  • Connors, E., Norris, D., Ottowitz, J. & Abbott, P. (2023). Uniting efforts to strengthen the future of vision rehabilitation therapy. The New RE:view.
  • Ottowitz, J. (2023). Shining a light on inclusion: Empowering people with vision impairment. ASA Now blog.