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COTAD Breakfast

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Presentations

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Expo

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Past Speakers
  • 2017: Felecia Moore-Banks, PhD

"Implicit Bias: Targets for Change in OT Practice"

  • 2016: Yolanda Suarez Balcazar, PhD
"Constructs of Diversity"
  • 2015: Patrick Bloom, AOTA Board Director and Diversity Champion
"COTAD Development and Collaboration"​
Past AOTA Presentations
  • 2017: SC 348, Development and Implementation of a Student-Led Service Learning Curriculum
  • 2017: PO 7039, Using the Collaborative Model in Role Emerging Mental Health FW Placements
  • 2017: PO 5039, Inclusive Fieldwork Experiences
  • 2017: PO 5016, Evidence Informed Community Outreach
  • 2017: SC224 COTAD Toolkit Resources and Implementation
  • 2017: Pre-Conference Institute 008: Promoting a Diverse Workforce in Occupational Therapy Through Student Recruitment and Retention
  • 2016: Development of  Diverse Workforce: Recruitment and Retention of a Diverse OT Student Body
  • 2016 COTAD Breakfast: Keynote Speaker Yolanda Suarez Balcazar PhD
  • 2016: Terapia Pediatrica: Culturally-Responsive OT Practice with Spanish Speaking Children and Their Families
  • 2015: Becoming Globally-Connected: High Impact Approaches to Address OccupationalNeeds Using Low Tech in Developing Countries                                             
  • 2015: Inaugural COTAD Breakfast: Student Perspectives and Needs
  • 2014: Actualizing the Centennial Vision: Promoting a Diverse Workforce  
  • 2013: Diversity in the Workforce: Perspectives from Emerging Leaders 
  • 2013: Tech Tools for OT Practice With Spanish-Speaking Clients
  • 2013: No Hablo Ingles: Client-Centered Occupational Therapy Practice with Spanish-Speaking Clients