Save the Dates 2015 OTAO Annual Conference in Bend, OR!
Network, learn, and meet our lobbyists/legislative group in Bend, Friday and Saturday, October 9th and 10th at St. Charles Medical Center. Our conference committee is busy planning our best conference ever. We’ve had a great response for our Calls for Presentation, so look for an amazing program. Posters, roundtables, keynotes, meet the OTAO board/hear what’s happening with OTAO, come to the OTLB meeting, and donate/bid on our silent auction (ALL proceeds go to our scholarship fund). And, if this is not enough, plan on coming to our Friday evening events. We are in Bend! Know that there’s a pub night being planned, with more activities in the works. Check back for further information.
Our first of three keynotes will be Vail Horton from Incight, a 501(c) 3 non-profit that supports and empowers key life aspects of education, employment, and independence (http://incight.org/about). Their mission statement is so OT - Unlocking the Potential of People with Disabilities.
The mission of OTAO is to support our members and strengthen the occupational therapy profession through advocacy, education, and networking.
What is OTAO?
The Occupational Therapy Association of Oregon - a 501 (c)(6) tax-exempt organization - is a community of Occupational Therapy practitioners formed around our passion to help others find a quality and a balance to life, no matter what the area of specialty we have chosen.
We unite around common goals, common needs to gain further education and knowledge. We believe in and advocate for the practice of occupational therapy throughout Oregon.