Winning Student Poster at the FOTA Annual Conference

Published: November 11th, 2016

Category: Featured, MOT, News

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Zachary Pindar, Zari Whittaker, Michael Schwab and Emily Szafranski

The University of Florida Department of Occupational Therapy was well represented at the Florida Occupational Therapy Association Annual Conference held November 4th and 5th in Orlando. Congratulations to Zachary Pindar, Zari Whittaker, Michael Schwab and Emily Szafranski for their poster “Reducing Health Disparities by Increasing Awareness of the Services of the Occupational Therapy Equal Access Clinic,” which won as the poster Best Exemplifying the Soul of Occupational Therapy. The faculty, in addition to teaching five Short Courses, had mentored Doctoral, Masters, Undergraduate Honors, and Undergraduate Pre-OT students in preparation for their presentations of a Short Course, two Professional Posters, and 12 Student Posters. Congratulations to all the occupational therapy students for such a successful conference!