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24th Annual School System Symposium:
Embedded Supports for Meaningful Participation

March 10-11, 2017

Tidewater Community College - Advanced Technology Center
1800 College Crescent
Virginia Beach, VA 23453

Keynote Speaker
Dr. Sue Bazyk, Ph.D., OTR/L, FAOTA

Dr. Bazyk, Professor, Occupational Therapy Program at Cleveland State University, is a leader in mental health promotion, prevention and intervention with children and youth, and will share her experience in embedding supports that promote meaningful participation for all.

Plenary Speaker
Connie C. Johnson, PT, DScPT, PCS

Dr. Johnson, Physical Therapist at Fairfax County Public Schools, is a leader in promoting physical capacity and fitness for vocational preparation in youth with disabilities and will share her experience and fitness programs.

Click here to download the Full Program Brochure 
that includes schedule of events and speakers.

Up to 13.0 Contact Hours will be Available!

Click here for a map of 
the Tidewater CC Virginia Beach Campus

2017 VOTA School System Symposium Registration Rates


One Day Fees

Two Day Fees

Member OT, PT, SLP, and Associates



Member COTA, PTA, or Retired



Member Student



Non-member OT, PT, SLP, or Associate



Non-member COTA, PTA, or Retired



Non-member Student



Speaker - Member OT, PT, SLP, and Associates



Speaker - Member COTA, PTA, or Retired



Speaker - Member Student



Speaker - Non-member OT, PT, SLP, or Associate



Speaker - Non-member COTA, PTA, or Retired



Speaker - Non-member Student



Lodging and Parking:
Rooms with complimentary breakfast are available at a reduced rate of $99.00/night at: Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott, 1560 Crossways Blvd., Chesapeake, VA 23320. Please call 757-420-1300 and mention the Virginia Occupational Therapy Association Event for the discounted rate when making your reservations.

Free parking is available at the Symposium venue in the large parking lot in front of the building.

Snow Policy: If you have paid in advance and give 36-48 hours notice before the event, 80% of your registration fee will be refunded. Notice must be sent by email to office@vaota.org.

We Hope You Will Join Us!

Thank You To Our Exhibitor!


Below are photos from the 2016 School Symposium

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