Innovation in OT and PT Education Summit 2019

PTOTsummitThe first Innovation in Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy Education Summit 2019 was held at Creighton University’s Harper Center on June 27 and 28. There were 75 participants from 2 countries, 14 states and 19 universities participated. Attendees heard from national experts in OT and PT education while attending many of the 40 oral and poster presentations, with networking opportunities.

Some of the key note speakers and their topics included:

  • Debt and Diversity: Challenges and Opportunities for OT and PT Students, the Professions, and Society – Steven Chesbro, EdD, DPT
  • The Changing Education Landscape: After a Decade of Unprecedented Growth, What Are the Professional and Educational Challenges for OT/PT Education in the Next Decade? – Neil Harvison, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA
  • Learning for Practice: Insights and Opportunities for Education and Research
    Gail M. Jensen, PT, PhD, FAPTA, Dean of the Graduate School and College of Professional Studies

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