2024 Fall Conference & Retreat 


 The Alabama Occupational Therapy Association  invites submissions for presentations, workshops, and posters at the 2024 ALOTA Fall Conference & Retreat, focusing on advancing occupational therapy practices and research. This conference provides a platform for professionals, researchers, and students to share innovative ideas, evidence-based practices, and latest research findings in the field of occupational therapy.

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to: Occupational therapy interventions for various populations and settings, Emerging technologies in occupational therapy practice, Mental health and occupational therapy, Pediatric occupational therapy, Occupational therapy and aging, Community-based occupational therapy, Occupational therapy in rehabilitation settings, Occupational therapy and assistive technology

Important Dates:
Submission Deadline: May 31st
Notification of Acceptance: June 21st
Conference Dates: September 5th - 8th
CLICK HERE to submit your proposal!

 Conference Hotel Information


21196 E Beach Blvd, Gulf Shores, AL 36542

Click on the following link to book your room: https://www.hilton.com/en/book/reservation/rooms/?ctyhocn=PNSLGHH&arrivalDate=2024-09-06&departureDate=2024-09-08&groupCode=ALOTA&room1NumAdults=1&cid=OM%2CWW%2CHILTONLINK%2CEN%2CDirectLink (You should see room rates between $209-$229; IF you do not, make sure the group code ALOTA is entered in as "special rate" and you are viewing rooms that say "ALOTA fall conference" under the quick book pricing)

Call in reservations are processed exclusively through the Central Reservations Department at 800-618-4350.  Guests wishing to book by phone should mention your group code ALOTA when calling. Extended dates are based upon availability and are not available via the booking link. 


 Instructions for Guests wishing to check availability to extend their stay for additional contracted nights:
  • Edit travel dates at the top of the landing page, then click the UPDATE icon
  • If the requested dates are not available at the group rate, reach out to Central Reservations at 1-800-618-4350 and mention your group code ALOTA for assistance.


Additional Fall Conference info coming soon, including FULL AGENDA...stay tuned! 

For inquiries and further information, please contact [email protected].

We look forward to your submissions and participation in the 2024 Fall Conference & Retreat!