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Amramp accessibility solutions at AOTA occupational therapy conference

Posted on Sun, Apr 01, 2018

The American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) will host its 2018 Conference & Expo from April 19 - 22, 2018 in Salt Lake City, Utah.

 

The event is expected to attract more than 10,000 attendees to Salt Palace Convention Center, making it the world's largest gathering of occupational therapy professionals.

 

Amramp will join practitioners, students, and other industry members coming together to learn about AOTA’s Vision 2025 and catch a glimpse into the future of occupational therapy.

 

Conference highlights include the ability to earn up to 24 contact hours, as well as an all-new focus on tech-based sessions. Attendees will have the chance to learn from 1,200 educational and poster sessions on topics such as:

  •    Beyond the Individual: Occupational Therapy's Role in Public Health
  •    Assistive Technology for the Client with a Progressive Disorder: From Pencil to Power Wheelchair
  •    Implementing the Use of Functional Cognitive Assessments in Home and Community-Based Practice Settings for Clients with Mild Stroke
  •    Increasing Community Participation for Individuals Aging with a Long-Term Physical Disability

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Additionally, attendees will hear from dynamic Keynote Speaker Nyle DiMarco, winner of “Dancing With the Stars” and “America’s Next Top Model,” advocate for American Sign Language; Honorary Spokesperson for Language Equality and Acquisition for Deaf Kids (LEAD-K); and Founder of the Nyle DiMarco Foundation. A champion for the deaf community, he will speak to audience members about his inspirational occupational journey.

 

The AOTA event will also feature an expo of industry products and job opportunities for students and practitioners. Amramp will be on-hand to showcase breakthrough products to improve patient transitions and support the rehabilitative work of occupational therapists.

 

Stop by the Amramp booth and see us — we look forward to meeting you in Salt Lake City!

 

 

Move forward with leading professionals breaking through the future of mobility 

 

Call Amramp today to schedule a free on-site estimate

 

Please contact Amramp’s National Customer Service Center 888-715-7598

 

 

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Amramp exhibits at the 2016 AOTA Conference in Chicago

Posted on Wed, Apr 06, 2016

Amramp exhibits at the 2016 AOTA Conference

 

 

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American Occupational Therapy Association Keynote speakers are Boston Marathon bombing amputees Jessica Kensky and Patrick Downs. Image courtesy of Boston Colege Strong Scholarship.

 

 

Amramp exhibits at the 2016 AOTA Conference in Chicago

 

The American Occupational Therapy Association is gearing up to host its 2016 Annual Conference & Expo for more than 10,000 occupational therapy practitioners and students at Chicago’s McCormick Place from April 7 – 10. Participants will learn to apply evidence to practice and feel empowered in the field.

 

In addition to quality networking opportunities, conference highlights include:

 

 

Conference attendees will also have the chance to earn up to 24 Continuing Education Contact Hours by tracking the educational sessions they attend and downloading their continuing education letter at the end of the conference.

 

For a full breakdown of conference sessions, speaker information, expo happenings, and more, visit the AOTA conference website.

 

More than 350 exhibitors will feature innovative OT-related products and services in the AOTA conference expo hall. Amramp is pleased to be among these exhibitors and to have the opportunity to introduce attendees to our latest offerings in accessibility. The 2016 AOTA conference is shaping up to be a massive, highly informative event and networking opportunity. We hope to see you in Chicago!

 

 

Occupational therapy is about empowerment and healthy living

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Please contact Amramp’s National Customer Service Center 888-715-7598

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