Happy WORLD OT DAY 2017. To strengthen the European occupational therapy community, COTEC has opened a Facebook on the 27th of October today. On this social media platform COTEC will actively promote topics relevant to occupational therapy and facilitate communication among stakeholders and members of the occupational therapy profession. Visit our page and give us a like to stay informed about OT in Europe:
ICIC17- in Dublin
The conference will bring together researchers, clinicians and managers from around the world who are engaged in the design and delivery of integrated health and social care. They will share experience and the latest evidence about integrating Public Health, Health and Social Care and the New roles and Possibilities for Hospitals, producing Positive and Curative Integrated Mental and Physical Care, mobilising key enablers like policy making and Mobile and Digital Health Solutions, and investment in an Integrated Care Workforce, clinical leadership and coproduction with individuals, careers, communities and populations.
Abstracts can be submitted until december 2nd 2016:
For more information visit the ICIC17 website:
The October Newsletter 2016 is now available. It can be retreived here or in our newsletter section.
This year’s OT24Vx is starting on 27th October (Noon EDT, 16.00 UTC) with the theme: Making It Together.
There will be 42 presentations over the 24 hours of the online conference, with sessions starting at the beginning of each hour. Both the speakers and OT4OT offer their time voluntarily and provide an innovative and interactive platform to share the latest developments in practice, education and research.
Please share with your networks to encourage attendance. More information about this event is available at http://ot4ot.com/ot24vx.html
As Renée Oltmann stepped down from her post as vice president finance we thank her for doing a great job for occupational therapy in Europe over the past years. We also would like to introduce an congratulate the new vice president finance, that was electeed on the COTEC general assembly in June 2016, Eva Denysiuk. Read more about her in the executive committee section on this website: