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While you're taking advantage of all the great Black Friday deals that will be available later this week, consider supporting the NATA Foundation through AmazonSmile. When you go to the site, search "National Athletic Trainers Assn Research & Education Foundation," press "Select" and Amazon will donate 0.5 percent of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the NATA Foundation. READ MORENCATA 2015 Lifesavers!
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Football and the Brain
especially in the NFL. More HERE
Sports Medicine Symposium
Salisbury University will be hosting a
Sports Medicine Symposium on January 15-16
The MAATA District 3 leadership would like to take this opportunity to welcome the following member volunteers who have agreed to take on leadership roles within our district and the NATA on various committees. Most of these volunteers will assume their positions beginning in June at the NATA Symposium in Baltimore. They include the following:
Committee on Professional Ethics to replace Jatin Ambegaonkar.
Executive Committee for Education to replace Jolene Henning.
Professional Development Committee to replace James Scifers.
Post Professional Education Committee to replace Joni Roh.
Professional Education Committee to replace Katie Flanagan.
Specialty Awards Committee to replace Katie Flanagan.
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A.C. “Whitey” Gwynne Master’s Scholarship Larry Sutton Post-professional Scholarship
Bobby Gunn Student Leadership Award Edward Block Undergraduate Scholarship
The deadline for these scholarship applications is March 1. Our goal is to have at least one student from every CAATE-accredited Athletic Training Program in District III apply for the Block, Gunn, or Sutton scholarships. Additional details along with the application forms for each of these scholarships is located HERE.
Nomination Deadlines...February 10, 2016
...for the Bill Chisolm Professional Service Award along with our two EDAC scholarships, the John A. Mayes and David H. Perrin Scholarships. All information regarding the scholarships and service award can be found on the EDAC section of the NATA website.
MAATA Safe Sports School Award Grants
MAATA Students! PLEASE VOLUNTEER
The Student Leadership Committee (SLC), formerly the National Athletic Trainers' Student Committee (NATSC), is happy to announce a call for candidates! Volunteers are needed for District Three! All applications are due to firstname.lastname@example.org by November 25. View more about the SLC and download the application HERE.
Gatorade Secondary School Athletic Trainer Award
Deadline January 30, 2016
SSATC and Gatorade are excited to announce the second year of The Gatorade Secondary School Athletic Trainer Award. This award recognizes a certified athletic trainer from each NATA district who has made outstanding contributions in furthering their high school’s athletic care program or the overall profession of secondary school athletic training. Each winner will receive a $1,000 grant toward the program featured in their submission; a Gatorade G Series Performance package – which includes everything from coolers and squeeze bottles to product and towels, a Sidelines Cart – that will help give teams’ sidelines a professional look – and an all-expense-paid trip to NATA Annual symposia in 2016 (flight, accommodations and conference registration).
Click Here for nomination form and details.
NATA Student Aide: Statement and Questions and Answers