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TWU School of Occupational Therapy to highlight student research during 19th annual Celebration of Scholarship

4/12/11

DALLAS — The Texas Woman’s University School of Occupational Therapy student honor society, Pi Theta Epsilon-Dallas Chapter, will host its 18th annual Celebration of Scholarship from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, April 29.

The event, which showcases student research, will take place in the auditorium of the School of Occupational Therapy on TWU’s Presbyterian campus, 8194 Walnut Hill Lane in Dallas.

Registration is $50 prior to April 15, and $65 after that date. Student admission is free, but registration is required. Those who attend the conference will have the opportunity to earn 6.05 continuing education credit hours. For more information, call (214) 706-2350, email TWUCOS2010@gmail.com or visit www.twu.edu/ot/COS/index.htm.

Dr. Ellen S. Cohn, a clinical professor of occupational therapy from Boston University, is the keynote speaker for this year’s conference. Her presentation, “Health Disparities: What’s OT Got To Do With It?” will highlight case studies from two research projects designed to better understand the everyday lives and explanatory models of health and illness among two groups – parents of children with asthma and adult veterans with hypertension.


Media Contact:

Amanda Simpson
Director of Media Relations
940-898-3456
asimpson1@twu.edu

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