Janet Falk-Kessler Distinguished Lectureship and Day of Scholarship

Thursday, May 16, 2019

Headshot of Janet Falk Kessler

8:30am to 5:30pm

Columbia University Medical Campus


Join the Columbia University Programs in Occupational Therapy for the Inaugural Janet-Falk Kessler Lectureship and Day of Scholarship. 

The day will include student research presentations, oral and poster presentations by advanced practioners and scholars, and the Janet Falk-Kessler Distinguished Lecture, given by Dr. Kristie Koenig, PhD, OT/L, FAOTA.

Participants can earn up to 7.5 contact hours.

Call For Papers

Nine oral presentations and twelve poster presentations highlighting: (1) a gap in clinical practice and evidence-based solutions or (2) a synthesis of critical literature with direct implications for OT practice, education, and research will be accepted! The deadline for proposal submission is January 18, 2019 by 11.59pm. Accepted presenters will be notified on or before February 1, 2019. 

Submit Proposals for Review


Registration will open on February 8th.  

Early bird registration will end April 15th.  

More information about registration and the full schedule of presentations will be shared here.