Pi Theta Epsilon
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.
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.
2018 Occupational Therapy Extravaganza: Live Your Best Life
The OT Extravaganza is a gathering of USC students, practitioners, and educators with innovative speakers and workshops. The theme this year is Live Your Best Life which encompasses occupational therapy’s spirit and focus. Lunch will be provided to all attendees.
Date: Saturday, April 7, 2018
Time: 9:00am - 2:00pm
Location: Center for Occupation and Lifestyle Redesign
RSVP through this Google Form: https://goo.gl/forms/ifYg3kWMQUsczSYx1 by Wednesday, March 28, 2018.
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, 2017
Location: CHP G-37 Auditorium