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Our 2018 Conference will be held October 12 and 13th in Pittsburgh! It will include valuable professional development in a convenient and economical format. Join with us during our 41st annual state conference!

As our plans take shape, here is where you will find the most up-to-date information about education session descriptions, conference sponsors, exhibit hall participants, registration options, hotel accommodations and information about what to see and do in Pittsburgh.

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$40 will be deducted from the fees below for all registrations submitted and paid by

Early Registration deadline

of

 September 24, 2018

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2018 Conference Registration Rates

 Member POTA

or other State

Association

Non-Member

      OT/OTA Full Conference

$260.00 $380.00 

      OT/OTA Friday or Saturday Only

$190.00 $310.00

      Student Full Conference

$180.00 $250.00

      Student Friday or Saturday Only

$150.00 $220.00

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 11

9:00 am - 5:00 pmPOTA Board of Directors Meeting

10:30 am - 5:45 pm Leadership Development Workshop

6:00 pm - 9:00 pmRegistration/Info Desk Open

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Welcome Reception





FRIDAY, OCTOBER 12

7:00 am - 5:00 pm Registration/Info DeskOpen

6:30 am – 8:00 am Continental Breakfast

7:30 am - 8:30 am Early Bird Education Sessions

8:30 am - 10:00 am Opening Ceremony/Keynote speaker

10:00 am - 6:00 pm Exhibit Hall Open

10:30 am - 12:30 pm Education Sessions

12:30 pm - 2:00 pm Buffet Lunch and Annual Business Meeting

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm OT Advocacy/Legislation Session

2:30 pm - 5:30 pm Education Sessions

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm President’s Reception

Keynote Speaker

Michael Boninger, MD        

Dr. Boninger is a Professor and UPMC Endowed Vice Chair for Research in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine.


SATURDAY, OCTOBER 13

6:30 am - 7:30 am POTPAC Event

6:30 am - 8:00 am Continental Breakfast

6:30 am - 12:00 pm Registration and Info Desk Open

7:00 am - 8:00 am Early Bird Education Sessions

8:00 am - 9:00 am Plenary Session

9:00 am - 12:00 pm Education Sessions

8:00 am - 12:00 pm Exhibit Hall Open

12:00 pm - 12:30 pm Raffle Prize Pick Up

12:30 pm - 2:00 pm Awards Ceremony and Lunch

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Education Sessions

Plenary Speaker

Elizabeth Skidmore, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA, FACRM



Elizabeth R. Skidmore is an occupational therapist with expertise in neurological rehabilitation. She is recipient of many POTA awards! She currently is Chair and Professor of Occupational Therapy at the University of Pittsburgh where she also holds several secondary appointments in other programs across the university.


Past Conference Memories

 


Thank you to our Platinum Sponsors

 

 

 

       

 

 

Thank you to our Gold Sponsor

   

 

Many thanks to our Silver Sponsors

 

 

Thank you to our Bronze Sponsors

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

We will be updating this list regularly as the conference nears. 


 

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