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Jul 5, 2016 - Information Alert from WVOTA


WVOTA Annual Conference


WHERE:                   Country Inn and Suites

                                   Beckley, WV

WHEN:                     Saturday Oct. 29, 2016

QUESTIONS:          Mary Hager (diamond004@aol.com) – Conference Co Chair                                                            Sarah Black  (svmblack@yahoo.com) - Vendor Chair

(A block of rooms has been reserved at the Country Inn and Suites, Beckley.  Please mention the WVOTA conference to receive the discounted room rate.)


Schedule – Saturday, October 29, 2016 - (6.0 Contact Hours)


8:00-8:45                  Registration

9:00-9:15                  Welcome Sarah Black                                                                            

9:15-10:15               Senator Laird

10:15-10:30             Break

10:30-11:30             Christina Metzler, AOTA                       

11:30-12:00             Elizabeth Devereaux Lecture Donna Evans

12:00-1:00               Lunch (provided) and WVOTA Silent Auction (Scholarship Fund)
                                   Items for Auction are welcome                                                            

11:00-2:00               Vendor Viewing


Geriatric Track

1:00-2:15  “Alzheimer's 101 - Comprehensive Review of Clinical Staging and its Impact on Plan of Care Development” Robert Maxwell, Stephanie Wright 

2:15-2:30  Break

2:30-4:15  “Alzheimer’s 101” - Continued


Assistive/Adaptive Technology Track

1:00-1:45   “Legislative Issues Concerning Technology ”  Christina Metzler

1:45-2:15  Adaptive Devices made by OTA students from U. of Charleston

2:15-2:30  Break

2:30-4:15  “Adaptive Bikes and Devices” Joyce Peet, AMBUCS


Field Work Educator Track

1:00-2:15   “Field Work Educator Boot Camp” Jackie Hurt, Amy Wix

2:15-2:30  Break

2:30-4:15  “Field Work Educator Boot Camp” continued


Special Session Friday, October 28, 2016

Country Inn and Suites Beckley, WV (3.0 contact hours)

1:00 to 4:15 PM   “Acute Care/ICU Presentation” Missy Covert and Samantha Bates





For more information and to register go to WVOTA.org


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