Occupational Therapist Assistant & Physiotherapist Assistant Education Accreditation Program
AEPC logo ACE logo Become a Peer Review Team Member Francais Login

Current Joint Accreditation Committee Members
The Joint Accreditation Committee (JAC) of the Occupational Therapist Assistant and Physiotherapist Assistant Education Accreditation Program (OTA & PTA EAP) is responsible to:
  • make recommendations regarding the accreditation status of occupational therapist assistant and physiotherapist assistant education programs;
  • review and make recommendations for revisions to OTA & PTA EAP accreditation standards; and
  • review and make recommendations for revisions to OTA & PTA EAP Policies & Procedures
The JAC recommendations are forwarded to the Board of Directors of Physiotherapy Education Accreditation Canada (PEAC) and the Board of Directors of the Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists (CAOT) for approval.

The current JAC members are:
  • PEAC Lesley Bainbridge, Chair PT
    PEAC Dianne Millette PT
    CAOT Sandra Hobson, Chair-Designate OT
    CAOT Sandra Bressler OT
    COPEC, Educator Brenda Heffernan PT
    COPEC, Educator Karen Koseck OT

    Private, Educator

    Leta Stegne OT
    Recent Graduate Erin Moerman OTA/PTA
    Public Janis Leonard Teacher/ accreditor



OTA/PTA Disclaimer