||OTICON 2019: 56th Annual Conference of AIOTA is now on the wheels. Date: 08 to 10 February 2019 Venue: Bhargava Auditorium PGIMER Chandigarh
||Occupational Therapists included for SLD Certification in India
||Gazette notification dated 4th January 2018 of Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of India, has accepted the request from AIOTA and has included occupational therapist as one of the healthcare authorities of the constituted medical board, for issuance of certification to persons with specific learning disabilities (SLD). Visit the link for more details: http://disabilityaffairs.gov.in/upload/uploadfiles/files/Guidelines%20notification_04_01_2018.pdf
||AIOTA ROUNDUP:[Jan. 2017-Jan. 2018]
||Visit President AIOTA Message (Jan.30, 2018) on home page of AIOTA Website for AIOTA activities and achievements during 2017-2018
||Applicant is to send following self-attested documents to Hon. Treasurer, AIOTA. a. Copy of AIOTA life membership certificate. b. Demand draft of Rs.5000/-(Rupees Five Thousand only) in the name of All India Occupational Therapists Association (AIOTA) payable at Mumbai. (Rs. 500 fine for late submission)
||Retroactive Approval from WFOT
||OT’s graduated from R.M.M.C.Medical College (Annamalai University), Chidambaram and J.K.K.M.M.R.F., Ethirmedu, Komarapalayam (T.N.Dr.M.G.R. University) are now authorized to become members of AIOTA and WFOT. AIOTA succeeded to get the programs retrospectively approved from WFOT since the inception of both the programs. Contact Hon. Treasurer for AIOTA/WFOT Membership.