IOTA Spring Conference 

April 27, 2019

Indiana University – South Bend University
Grill/ Wiekamp Education Resource Center
1700 Mishawaka Avenue
South Bend, IN 46634

Earn up to 6.0 contact hours

Online Registration is NOW Closed

Click HERE to see the full Conference Brochure and pricing information 


Scope of Practice for Occupational Therapy in Indiana: A Framework for Delivering Ethical & Occupation-Based Services
Thomas F. Fisher, PhD, OTR, CCM, FAOTA

Session 1 A Free age-appropriate Transition Assessment for Adolescents and Young Adults with Intellectual Disabilities
     Dennis Cleary, OTD, MS, OT

 An Introduction to 3D Printing for Occupational Therapy Personnel
     Ryan Weber

Session 2
Practical Orthopedic interventions within OT
     Brent Schierbeek, MOT, OTR 

 A toolbox for OT in mental health
     Judy Hawkins, OT

 Conference Schedule 

8:30 - 9:00 Registration
9:00 - 9:30 Welcome & Legislative Update
9:30 - 11:50 Keynote Speaker
12:00  - 1:00 Vendors
12:30 - 1:00 Lunch (boxed lunch will be provided)
1:00 - 1:15 Break
1:15 - 3:15 Break-Out Session 1
3:15 - 3:30 Break
3:30 - 4:30  Break-Out Session 2


Map and Directions 

IOTA Spring Conference will be held at Indiana University South Bend Campus, with most activities held in the University Grill (#7 on the campus map).  GPS map to 1700 Mishawaka Avenue with parking available for free off of Esther Street, with multiple lots available.  Please arrive to the University Grill for registration/check-in.  The Wiekamp Education Resource Center (#2 on the campus map) will host one breakout session and is located behind the University Grill from the parking area. 

To IU-South Bend from the South 
Take US31N.  Keep left to continue on S Michigan Street.  At the traffic circle, take 2nd exit and stay on S Michigan Street.  Turn right onto E Sample Street.  Continue onto S Eddy Street.  Take the Mishawaka Avenue exit.  The University will be on the right. 

 To IU-South Bend From the North (THIS ROUTE HAS TOLLS)
Take Exit 77 from I-80E/I-90E.  Continue onto Douglas Road.  At the traffic circle, take the 1st exit and stay on Douglas Road.  At the next traffic circle, take the 1st exit onto Twyckenham Drive.  Turn left onto E. Mishawak Avenue.  The University will be on the right.

Conference Handouts

IOTA will continue to provide handouts electronically. Registrants will be sent a link to electronically access handouts one week prior to conference.

Cancellation Policy: Written requests for cancellations must be received by email to [email protected] by April 21, 2019 and are subject to a $10 processing fee. Cancellations received after April 21, 2019, will NOT be honored and all registration fees will be forfeited.