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4/13 Anne Cronin Mosey Lecture with Dr. Glen Gillen

Occupational Therapy

The Anne Cronin Mosey Lecture addresses key issues facing the occupational therapy profession through thought-provoking dialogue. The lectureship began in 2003 to honor Dr. Mosey upon retirement for her achievements, legacy, and contributions to the NYU Steinhardt Department of Occupational Therapy. 

2020 Anne Cronin Mosey Lecturer:

Dr. Glen Gillen

 

We’re thrilled to announce that the 2020 Anne Cronin Mosey Lecturer is Dr. Glen Gillen, a department alum and Director of Programs in Occupational Therapy in the Department of Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine at Columbia University Irving Medical Center.

Date: April 13, 2020
Time: 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Location: NYU Kimmel Center, Rosenthal Pavillion, 60 Washington Square South
Cost: $30 for current NYU students; $75 for NYU alumni, faculty, and staff; $85 for non-NYU professionals (dinner included)
Keynote: "Choosing Wisely: Implications, Challenges, and Controversy"

AOTA has been involved in the Choosing Wisely Campaign since 2018. The mission of the campaign is to promote dialogue between occupational therapy practitioners and clients to help them make wise decisions that ensure care is supported by evidence, not duplicative of other services received, free from harm, and truly necessary.

Join us as Dr. Gillen challenges us to look at our own practices and see if we are "choosing wisely."

 

Register for the Lecture

About Dr. Gillen

Glen Gillen, EdD, OTR, FAOTA is Professor of Occupational Therapy and Director of Programs in Occupational Therapy in the Department of Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine at the Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons. His clinical expertise spans neurorehabilitation, physical disabilities, cognition, and motor control, with research interests in stroke rehabilitation, performance-based cognitive assessments, and novel interventions to improve motor control. Gillen is an NYU alum, holding both a BS in Occupational Therapy and an MPA in Health Management in addition to an EdD in Health Education from Columbia. In 2018, he was awarded Project Champion for his work on AOTA’s Choosing Wisely Campaign.