April 29, 2017

KOTA Student Conference 2017
April 29, 2017
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Cardinal Hill Rehabilitation Hospital (Center of Learning)
2050 Versailles Road
Lexington, KY 40504
Occupational Therapy for the Future--Practice for OT's second century

$0.00 KOTA Member

$20.00 Non-Member


8:30 AM – 9:00 AM Registration

9:00 AM – 9:10 AM Welcome and Introduction: Dale Lynn, OTR/L, President, KOTA Update on occupational therapy nationally and in Kentucky. ????

9:10 AM –10:10 AM Keynote Speaker—Workplace Factors Affecting the Delivery of Occupational Therapy Services: True Perspectives of Occupational Therapy Practitioners—Robert Mullaney, DBA, OTD-S, MBA-HSA, OTR/L, Academic Fieldwork Coordinator and Assistant Professor, Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, Eastern Kentucky University

10:10 AM –10:20 AM Break

10:20 AM – 11:20 AM Amtrykes for Individuals with Disabilities—Joyce Peet, MS, OTR/L, President, Bluegrass Chapter of AMBUCS, Lexington, KY.

11:20 AM – 12:00 PM Pet Therapy for Individuals with Acquired Brain Injury—John Ferguson, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Exercise and Sport Science, Eastern Kentucky University ??

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Lunch (Provided) Tech Day Highlights: A selection of hands-on technology activities presented at AOTA’s Annual Conference Tech Day. Topics include: Easy to make device stands, iPad apps for OT practice, Smart Pens, and Makey Makey.

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM Spanish for Healthcare Professionals Workshop—Camille Skubik-Peplaski, Ph.D. OTR/L, BCP, FAOTA, Associate Professor, Eastern Kentucky University, and Melba Custer, Ph.D., OT/L, Associate Professor, Eastern Kentucky University

3:00 PM – 3:50 PM KOTA Centennial Celebration—Crystal Adams and Cassie Ginn. Hear stories about occupational therapy practice and directions for our profession’s future.

3:50 PM – 4:00 PM Complete Evaluation Forms, Adjournment

Don’t miss this opportunity to learn more about your role in the future of occupational therapy.


Future Meetings

February 07, 2018

Legislative Day

February 07, 2018
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Capitol Rotunda
700 Capital Ave
Frankfort, KY 40601

Wednesday February 7th, 2018

February 24, 2018


February 24, 2018 8:30 AM to February 25, 2018 4:00 PM

TJ Samson Health Pavilion
312 N. L. Rogers Wells Blvd.
Glasgow, KY 42141

February 2018

September 14, 2018

2018 KOTA Annual Conference

September 14, 2018 8:00 AM to September 15, 2018 5:00 PM

Jefferson Community and Technical College
Room 229 VTI Building (new building name: A South Building)
Louisville, KY 40202

Louisville, KY

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P.O. Box 5531 . Louisville, KY 40255 . Toll Free: 1-888-987-KOTA (5682) . Email: