OT Alumni Leadership with the Ontario Society of Occupational Therapists (OSOT)
We are pleased to highlight the many accomplishments of our alumni who have chosen to serve on the OSOT Board of Directors in recent years. Congratulations and thanks to all of you. Click here to read their inspiring stories.
Congratulations to Alex Mihailidis
Congratulations to Alex Mihailidis, lead investigator on the $36.6.M NCE, “Aging Gracefully across Environments using Technology to Support Wellness, Engagement, and Long Life”, or AGEWELL announced today by The Honourable Alice Wong, Minister of State (Seniors). To learn more about AGEWELL.
Leadership and Innovation
Inspiring Stories About Our OT Alumni
We have created a place on our website to profile examples of OT alumni making a difference in their workplace, their communities and our profession through leadership and innovative initiatives. Click here to read the inspiring leadership stories about Mandy Lowe, Angela Colantonio and Katie Churchill.
Nella Rupp Receives Service Award
We are pleased to announce that Nella Rupp, Administrative Assistant - Clinical Education, has received the 2014 Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy Award for Excellence in Service. Read more.
Therapy & Rehabilitation Professions Are In Demand
Research from the Council of Ontario Universities, as reported in the Globe & Mail on September 5, 2014, cites Therapy and Rehabilitation professions as having among the highest average annual salary based on 2011 graduate data. Read more..
March of Dimes Canada Invests $1.5 million to the Department of Occupational Sciences and Occupational Therapy
The March of Dimes has donated $1.5 million to the Department an endowed Early Career Professorship for Research in Acquired Brain Injuries.