University of Southern California
University of Southern California
Mrs. T.H. Chan Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy
Mrs. T.H. Chan Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy
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Pi Theta Epsilon

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Pi Theta Epsilon is the national honor society for occupational therapy students and alumni. This society recognizes and encourages superior scholarship among students enrolled in undergraduate and entry-level graduate programs of Occupational Therapy across the United States. Many of the professions’ leaders are members of the various Pi Theta Epsilon Chapters around the country.

Pi is the first letter of the Greek word for advancement.
Theta is the first letter of the Greek word for therapeutic.
Epsilon is the first letter of the Greek word for occupation.

Membership

The Alpha Eta Chapter of Pi Theta Epsilon was established at USC in 1991. Candidates are selected for membership based upon their academic standing within the top 35% of their class (after two semesters of full-time study), their demonstrated leadership, and their scholarly attributes.

PTE at USC sponsors events throughout the academic year to promote student scholarship, showcase student and faculty research, and engage in interdisciplinary work.

Events

OT/PT Forum

The USC Chan Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy and the USC Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy co-host an annual interdisciplinary exchange. Students and practitioners explore interdisciplinary collaboration between the fields of occupational therapy and physical therapy and learn more about intervention ideas through case studies co-presented by OT/PT teams.

Date: Monday, November 20
Time: 5:30-7:30pm
Location: CHP G-37 Auditorium

2018 Occupational Therapy Extravaganza

The OT Extravaganza is a gathering of USC students, practitioners, and educators with innovative speakers and workshops. The event generally includes a keynote speaker and panel of experts whose work have contributed to the occupational therapy profession. If you would like the opportunity to participate in a combination of speaker and workshop sessions, this event is for you.

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2017-2018 Officers

Co-Presidents

Antonietta Iannaccone

Antonietta Iannaccone

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Niki Peterson

Niki Peterson

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Vice President

Brynne Terry

Brynne Terry

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Treasurer

Tim Lambengco

Tim Lambengco

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Secretary

Lina Yoo

Lina Yoo

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Marketing

Nicole Lao

Nicole Lao

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