Building Evidence to Improve Practice & Health
PTE Calendar

The following events occur on an annual basis as directed by the national office. Individual chapters are encouraged to host additional events in alignment with the PTE mission for their current and alumni members. 


PTE national officers at the 2014 AOTA/NBCOT National Student Conclave.



January 24, 2018.  Deadline for Lifetime members to register for Creating the Evidence in Clinical Practice: Case Study and Single Subject Research available January 29 - February 12, 2018. 


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February-March Requests for nominations to run for PTE National Office are sent to chapters and alumni members. PTE President and Secretary elections are held on odd calendar years, while PTE Vice President and Treasurer are held on even calendar years. A nomination form must be completed to be included as a candidate. If you are an active PTE student or alumni interested in in joining the National Office, request additional information at
April April 19-21, 2018.  SAVE THE DATE!  AOTA Annual Conference in Salt Lake City.
April 18, 2018, Wednesday.  Annual Pi Theta Epsilon Alumni Reception and Faculty Advisor's Workshop will be held at the AOTA Annual Conference.   
May May 2, 2018.  Deadline for Lifetime members to register for Evidence-based Intervention for Balance and Falls Prevention available May 7-21, 2018.

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 August August 18, 2017.  Deadline for Lifetime Members to register for Facilitating Return to Work After Stroke Across the Continuum of Care available August 14-28, 2017. 

AOTF scholarships (including the Martha J. Kirkland Endowed Scholarship) open.
September September 13, 2017.  Deadline to submit an abstract for Call for posters to participate in PTE Poster Session during the AOTA/NBCOT National Student Conclave.
October October 1.  Deadline for the Mary J. Bridle First Research Award and the President's Award.

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November November 3-4, 2017.  SAVE THE DATE!  The AOTA/NBCOT National Student Conclave in Birmingham, Alabama.
PTE holds its Annual Business Meeting at the Student Conclave, as well as a PTE poster session and a PTE Special Presentation.

Chapters are encouraged to have a delegate present to vote on amendments and learn about current and ongoing PTE initiatives. Chapters may send a Resolution Form to the national office with topics they would like to be considered for voting during the annual business meeting. Students may also join the Nominations Committee and Minutes-Review Committee at the Business Meeting.

Spalding University's Beta Rho members at the the 2015 AOTA Conference in Nashville.