Conference Activities​


American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) Conference

Faculty and our student delegate attended the 2013 American Occupational Therapy Association national conference in San Diego, CA in April, 2013.



Weekend student Scott Ingraham presented a donation from UF students and faculty to AOTPAC

Faculty represented UF as presenters

  • Practitioner Perceptions of Clinical, Professional, and Leadership Development Through Non-Traditional Level II Community-Based Fieldwork. Mary Beth Dillon, OTD. MOT, OTR/L

  • Build It and They Will Come: Constructing the "Field" of Occupational Therapy in a Rural County Jail. Mary Beth Dillon, OTD, MOT, OTR/L; Lt. Ryan Kidwell; Miranda Tippie, MOT, OTR/L

  •  Childhood Obesity and Occupational Therapy: Mother's Perceptions of the Complexities Associated With Promoting Health. Laura Schmelzer, PhD., MOT, OTR/L



​Previous AOTA Conferences
​Indianapolis ​IN ​2012
Philadelphia ​PA ​2011
​Orlando ​FL ​2010
​Houston ​TX ​2009
​Long Beach ​CA ​2008
​St. Louis ​MO ​2007