Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists

CAOT-BC Event Listings


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March 2017

The Wellness Show
Date: March 3-5, 2017
Location: New Vancouver Convention Centre (West building)
Registration & Information

CAOT-BC Community OT Practice Network Meeting
Date: March 6, 2017; 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Location: Webinar
Topic: BrainFX Presented by Tracy Milner
Registration required

CAOT-BC Bariatric Care Practice Network Exploratory Meeting
Date: March 20, 2017; 12:00pm-1:00pm Pacific Time
Location: Webinar
Registration required

CAOT-BC Dysphagia Practice Network Meeting
Date:March 28, 2017; 12:00pm-1:00pm Pacific Time
Location: Webinar
Topic: The Regional Dysphagia Management Team (RDMT), established as a Northern Health resource to build local capacity for managing eating, drinking and swallowing problems for adults, primarily with a complex care focus. Join Judy Wakabayashi (OT), Kate Cooke (Administrative Assistant), Olivia Jebbink (RD) and Julie Lidstone (SLP) and to learn more about this initiative.
Registration required

CAOT-BC Rural/Remote Practice Network Planning Meeting
Date: March 28, 2017; 4:00-5:00pm Pacific Time
Location: Webinar
To register, email CAOT-BC  


April 2017

CarFit Technician Training
Date: April 1st, 2017
Location: Victoria Commonwealth Centre
Registration

Assessment & Management of Rheumatic Diseases
Date: April 3 - 6, 2017
Location: Mary Pack Arthritis Centre, Vancouver
Registration & Information

CBIA - Cerebellum and its Role in Motor Learning and Recovery of Function
Date: April 5 - 9, 2017
Location:  April 5 - 7, 2017 at Vancouver Community College, April 8 - 9, 2017 at Neuro-Ability Rehabilitation Services, Vancouver
Registration & Information

Cost of Future Care & Functional Testing: Preparing Defensible Life Care Plans
Date: April 7 - 8, 2017
Location: Downtown Toronto
Registration & Information

A Journey Into Women's Health OT
Date: April 9, 2017
Location: The Village, North Vancouver
Registration & Information

CAOT-BC Mid-Year Update and Provincial Elections Playbook
Date: April 12, 2017
Time: 12:00-1:00pm Pacific Time
Location: Webinar 
Registration & Information

CAOT-BC Driving Practice Network Meeting
Date: April 12, 2017
Time: 1:00pm-2:00pm Pacific Time
Location: Webinar
Topic: Octopus Visual Field Test presented by Dr. Jason Barton
Registration required

HME Home Medical Equipment Fair
Date: April 17, 2016
Location: Abbotsford Tradex
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CAOT-BC Mental Health & Addiction Intervention Practice Network Meeting
Date: April 19, 2017
Time: 12:00pm-1:00pm Pacific Time
Location: Teleconference & in person
Topic: This meeting will include review and discussion of: 1. Primary models of service delivery 2. Functional Assessment in Mental Health and Addiction Intervention (MHAI) by OT 3. OT Case for Extended Health for MHAI Employment
Registration required


May 2017

CAOT-BC Chronic Pain & Occupational Therapy Practice Network Meeting
Date: May 2, 2017
Time: 12:00pm-1:00pm Pacific Time
Location: Webinar
Topic: Presentation by Pain BC
Registration required

CAOT-BC Leadership Practice Network Meeting
Date: May 3, 2017
Time: 12:00pm-1:30pm Pacific Time
Location: Webinar
Topic: Working Together to Expand Access to Occupational Therapy in BC presented by Giovanna Boniface
Registration

CAOT-BC Network and Education Day
Date: May 9, 2017
Location: CanAm Mobility, Kelowna, BC
Registration & Information

CAOT-BC Ergonomics Practice Network Meeting
Date: May 10, 2017
Time: 12:00-1:00pm
Location: Webinar 
Topic: Networking & Discussion
Registration required

CAOT-BC Community OT Practice Network Meeting
Date: May 24, 2017 (Register here)
Time: 12:00-1:00pm PT
Location: Webinar
Topic: Occupational Therapists as Device Developers & Innovators: 10 Tips For Promoting Your Own Business. Presented by Mandy Shintani, BSc (OT), MA (Gero)
Registration required


June 2017

Safe, Healthy and Productive Workplaces: Learning from Research and Practice
Date: June 1-3, 2017
Main Location: University of British Columbia, Earth Sciences Room ES1013
Satelite Locations: University of Northern British Columbia - ​Northern Health Sciences Centre, Room 9-235 (Prince George) & UBC, Okanagan Campus - Reichwald Health Sciences Centre, Room 223 MPL (Kelowna)
Registration & Information

CarFit Technician Training 
Date: June 3, 2017
Location: Aldergrove Kinsmen Community Centre
Registration           

An Experiential Yoga Workshop for OTs, PTs, and Physicians
Date: June 3-4, 2017
Location: Kelowna
Registration & Information

CAOT-BC Leadership Practice Network Meeting
Date: June 14, 2017; 4:00-5:30pm
Location: Webinar
Topic: What is knowledge translation (KT) & how can OT leaders facilitate it in the OT profession in BC? Presented by Alison Hoens
Registration required

NOI Graded Motor Imagery: A two-day course with Robert Johnson
Date: June 17-18, 2017
Location: The Vancouver Club, Vancouver, BC
Registration & Information

CAOT-BC Measurement Practice Network Meeting 
Date: June 20, 2017; 12:00pm-1:00pm
Location: Teleconference
Topic: Challenges of using assessments in practice    
Registration required

CAOT Conference 2017
Date: June 21-24, 2017
Location: Delta Prince Edward & PEI Convention Centre, Charlottetown, PEI
Registration & Information


September 2017

CAOT-BC Ergonomics Practice Network Meeting
Date: September 20, 2017
Time: 12:00-1:00pm
Location: Webinar 
Topic: Networking & Discussion
Registration required


October 2017

Canadian National Driver Rehabilitation Conference 
Date: October 12-13, 2017
Location: Ottawa Conference and Event Centre, Ottawa, ON
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CAOT-BC Measurement Practice Network Meeting
Date: October 17, 2017;12:00pm-1:00pm
Location: Teleconference
Topic: Scores, tests and interpretations. All about the conclusions we derive from test and assessment scores practice 
Registration required


November 2017

AMPS Training Course 
Date: November 13-17, 2017
Location: Lions Gate Hospital
Registration & more information 

CBIA - 15-day Basic Bobath Course. Assessment and Treatment of Adults with Neurological Conditions
Date: Module I (2-weeks November 13 - 24, 2017), Module II Self-Directed, Module III (1-week April 23-27, 2018)
Location:  Vancouver Community College
Registration & Information

2017 Indigenous Disability and Wellness Gathering
Date: Novemebr 28-30, 2017
Location: Victoria Conference Centre
Registration & Information