Worcester State University
Occupational Therapy Department


Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation/Automated External Defibrillation
Every junior, senior, and graduate student is required to maintain current certification in basic cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and Automated External Defibrillation (AED) for adults and children for professional healthcare workers.  A copy of one's certificate must be submitted to the OT Department by August 15th of the junior and graduate years.  Students must be certified for two years at a time and the certification cannot expire during a semester.  CPR/AED courses completed online will not be accepted.  (Updated May, 2013)
The Student Occupational Therapy Association
SOTA welcomes all occupational therapy students to participate in the activities planned for the year! We will be volunteering with Seven Hills and the Special Olympics, selling sweatshirts and clipboards, organizing a toy drive for the holidays, and planning for OT Awareness Day in the spring!


MOT Information Sessions
General information sessions for post-baccalaureate students will be held this Spring Semester in Room 209 in the Science & Technology Building on the following dates:
 Friday, May 2nd at 2:15 pm
Please RSVP for the session to Dr. Joanne Gallagher at (508) 929-8783. At least three days before the session, please submit the online parking form, found at http://worcester.edu/Police/Shared%20Documents/VisitorParkingRequest.aspx
Please monitor if the University is closed due to inclement weather.
94th Annual AOTA Conference & Expo
The 94th Annual AOTA Conference & Expo will be held April 3rd - 6th, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland.  Please see www.aota.org for more information.
Links of Interest:
  American Occupational Therapy Association
  Massachusetts Association of Occupational Therapy
  HIPAA Training and Exams
  OT Picture Gallery

Contact Us:
  Therapy Department
  Worcester State University
  486 Chandler Street
  Worcester, MA 01602

  Science & Technology Bldg
  Room 210

  Department Secretary:
  Mary Dillon




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