News & Events

Pacific University selected for US President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll:  The School of Occupational Therapy students contribution:  4,270 hours

Read more about community partnerships and student learning in OT in our spring Pacific magazine feature Occupied with Service.


New Events

18th Annual Research & Practice Symposium (Brochure)

May 2, 2014

Title:  Technology and Occupation: Implications for Future Practice and Science


Featured Presenter:

Roger O. Smith, Ph.D., O.T. FAOTA, RESNA Fellow
University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee, Rehabilitation Research Design & Disability (R2D2) Center


Past Events

17th Annual Research & Practice Symposium (Brochure)

May 3, 2013

Oregon CCO UPdate & CCO's in Practice (Coordinated Care Organizations)

Featured Presenters: 

Jon Hersen, FACHE, MHA, MBA - Talk Slides

Aurae Beidler, MHA, RHIA, CHC, CHPS - Talk Slides

16th Annual Research & Practice Symposium (Brochure)
May 2, 2011

Working with Elders in Physical and Mental Health Settings in England

The Use of the Pool Activity Level (PAL) Instrument to support intervention planning for people with cognitive impairments: a case example

Best practice for community living through intermediate care & reablement services: a complex case

Students as Research Partners

Collaborate!  Inter-professional Path to Improved Health for Aging Adults

March 3, 2012

College of Health Professions, Hillsboro, OR

Collaborate! Inter-professional Path to Improved Health for Aging Adults

May 7, 2011

College of Health Professions, Hillsboro, OR

15th Annual Research & Practice Symposium (formerly Practitioner's Day)

April 29, 2011

Guest Speaker:  Nick Rowe, York-St. John University, York, England

AgrAbility Oregon Workshop

February 24-25, 2011

Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR

Research Symposium (formerly Practitioner's Day)

Practitioners Day 2010

Handouts for Dr. Schell's Practitioner's Day 2010 Presentation


School of Occupational Therapy Newsletters

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College of Health Professions Library

Articles and Publications


VA Corps provides hands on experience in South Africa

Pacific program designed for working healthcare pros who serve older adults

Alumni Associated Articles & Events

Oregon Disability Sports

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