Research Dissemination

AOTA Researcher Database

Submit your research project to AOTA Researcher Database so that we can communicate research funding and special opportunities to you as well as use your research for advocacy. Step-by-step directions on how to add your research project to the database. 

Research Opportunity Tables

AOTA Research Opportunities Tables provide an overview of the current available evidence on interventions within the scope of occupational therapy practice.  Use the table to plan your next study or find a collaborator.

Peer-reviewed Journals

Research Conferences

Call for Papers

  • American Society of Neurorehabilitation - 2015 Annual Meeting in Chicago. Deadline: June 15, 2015. ASNR encourages  all submissions in the clinical and basic science of neural repair and recovery.
  • AOTA 2015 Education Summit (October 17-18, 2015, Denver, Colorado) invites all who share the common vision of enhanced understanding of teaching and learning in occupational therapy and occupational therapy assistant degree programs to submit a proposal. Themes are: Pedagogy & Instructional Design, Building Capacity/Faculty Development and Resources, Learner Characteristics and Competencies, within the practice of occupational therapy education (entry, postprofessional, and specialty workshops). Priority will be given to proposals that use data/evidence to formulate problem statements and analyze outcomes, and that include recommendations for future work.
  • Society for Neuroscience 2015 Annual Conference (October 17-21, 2015, Chicago, Illinois. The Society for Neuroscience is the world's largest organization of scientists and physicians devoted to understanding the brain and nervous system. The nonprofit organization, founded in 1969, has nearly 40,000 members in more than 90 countries and 130 chapters worldwide.