Welcome to SSO:USA

SSO:USA Mission

The SSO:USA is a research society that strives to build the body of knowledge in occupational science to benefit humanity. The society values:

  • collegiality;
  • collaboration;
  • critical discourse;
  • the development of researchers;
  • the application of knowledge within a variety of professions;
  • shared occupational experiences;
  • operating in ways that are open, transparent, fiscally responsible, and member and data-driven;
  • researchers, students, and practitioners;
  • members who are formally trained in occupational science;
  • and members who are formally trained in other disciplines and whose work integrates well with occupational science.
Join SSO:USA or Renew your Membership



Evening with the Board

Please join us for a virtual town-hall style Evening with the Board on July 27, 2021, 6:00-7:00pm Eastern Time. Register here: SSO:USA Evening with the Board. The Zoom link and login information will be emailed to you on the morning of the event. 


2021 Conference Update

Registration is now open for the 2021 Virtual Conference!

The main conference will take place September 24-25, 2021 and a preconference institute will be held on September 9. Please see the conference page for more details and updates as they become available.


Donate Now