ILOTA Student Conclave! 


February 29, 2020


Registration closes February 19, 2020

Preregistration is required



ILOTA Student Conclave
      A conference just for students

ILOTA is pleased to announce the association's third annual student conclave on February 29, 2020 in partnership with the Shirley Ryan AbilityLab.

355 E. Erie St.
Chicago, IL 60611


8:00 am - Sign in, select a tour time, pick up registration materials

8:30 am - Opening Session: Frank Czuba, DrOT, OTR/L - "Occupational Therapy's Role in the Promotion of Health and Wellness"

9:30 am - Concurrent Sessions  

10:30 am - Keynote Speaker: Glen Gillen, EdD, OTR, FAOTA - "Choosing Wisely" 

12:00 - Lunch (Provided) with Networking

12:30 - SRALab Tours/Resume Reviews

1:00 - Concurrent Sessions

2:00 - Concurrent Sessions

3:00 - SRALab Tours/Resume Reviews

3:30 - Closing Remarks/Prize Drawings

Session Topics - Using Theory in OT Practice, Navigating PDPM/PDGM, Mindfulness and Anxiety Management, Resume Writing/Interviewing for Employment, Thriving in Non-Traditional Fieldwork, Occupational Therapy in Private Practice, Time Management, Preparing for the NBCOT Exam

Panel Discussions - Conflice Resolution in Fieldwork, Documentation in Occupational Therapy Practice, New Practitioners

Additional Activities and Services:

Resume Reviews

We will have multiple industry recruiters and hiring managers available to provide you with resume advice on your resume. 

Resume reviews available at 12:30 pm and 3:00 pm in 10 minute time slots or longer if available (sign up at the registration desk). 

SRALab Tours - 30 minute guided tour of the following areas:

    • 10th floor - Life Center 
    • 11th floor - Center for Bionic Medicine
    • 18th floor - Pediatric Ability Lab
    • 19th floor - Strength and Endurance Lab and ADL Space  
    • 25th floor - Think and Speak Lab
    Space is limited. Sign up at the registration desk.  

Network with other students, practitioners and ILOTA board members.

*We will offer parking validations that will bring the price of onsite Shirley Ryan Ability Lab parking to $11 for 0-7 hours or $15 for 7-24 hours.  Other options include apps such as Spot Hero or public transportation.* 

Registration Form

Important Dates

Jan 22 - Jan 27 - ILOTA Member Registration

Jan 28 - Feb 19  Open registration for members and non members

Space is limited!


Register today!

Registration Fees

ILOTA Members: $25.00

Non members: $50.00

Not a member?  Join today!


Registration Form

ILOTA  *  PO Box 4520, Lisle, IL 60532  *  708-452-7640  *  [email protected]

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