WFOT is collaborating with the World Health Organization (WHO) Rehabilitation Programme on the development of a package of rehabilitation interventions for people with dementia/Alzheimer's Disease.
WHO is about to begin work in development groups with people representing all relevant rehabilitation professions from all WHO regions. We are requesting nominations/applications for occupational therapists with experience in dementia/Alzheimer's Disease who would be willing to volunteer their time to work as part of the development group. Occupational therapists will need to provide their time on voluntary basis. Work of the development group will be conducted through email and web-conferences in English. Members will need to allocate approximately six hours for conducting the online surveys, with an additional two hours for participating in each web-conference. Several web-conferences may be necessary. Successful nominees who participate in the development group will be eligible to receive a certificate of participation.
1. Occupational therapists with knowledge and experience in dementia/Alzheimer's Disease.
2. Ability to communicate effectively in English.
3. Completed online application form and uploaded Curriculum Vitae/Resume (maximum 2 pages)
Number of years post qualification
Relevant post qualifying training/education
WFOT will need to receive nominations by the 20th September, 2020.
Nominees selected by WFOT will be requested to complete a declaration of their interest for submission to WHO by 23rd September, 2020.