Academic Fieldwork Coordinator, Occupational Therapy
Associate Professor, Occupational Therapy

Margot Elacqua

Ricketts Hall 216, Troy
[email protected]


Occupational Therapy Doctorate, 2008
Chatham University

M.B.A. in Health Administration, 1987
Institute of Administration and Management – Union College

B.S. in OT, Psychology Minor, 1981
Utica College of Syracuse University


AOTA Fieldwork Educator Certificate Program Trainer

Courses Taught

  • OTH 622:  Fieldwork Seminar
  • OTH 640:  Professional Issues
  • OTH 624:  Level I Fieldwork: Physical Rehabilitation
  • OTH 627:  Level II Fieldwork: Part 1
  • OTH 628:  Level II Fieldwork: Part 2


Supervision:  Complying with NYS Regulations   May 3, 2014, NYSOTA Continuing Education Day, Malone NY

AOTA Fieldwork Educator Certificate Program Workshop, October 4-5, 2013, Utica, NY

Poster: On-Line Training for OT Fieldwork Educators April 2010, Annual AOTA Conference, Orlando, FL

Influence of the Fieldwork Educator on Student Learning, Performance and Success November 2009, Annual NYSOTA Conference, Saratoga Springs, NY

Poster: Occupational Therapy Fieldwork Educator On-Line Training Program November 2009, Annual NYSOTA Conference, Saratoga Springs, NY

Professional Organizations



AOTA Representative Assembly – NYS

Academic Fieldwork Coordinator of the OT Fieldwork Program

Academic advisement to graduate students

Committee Member

Campus Public Safety Committee

Sage OT Program Liaison to CD-NYSOTA


Sage OT faculty liaison with Marist College