To enhance the quality of health care for athletes and those engaged in physical activity,
and to advance the profession of athletic training through education and research in the prevention,
evaluation, management, and rehabilitation of injuries.
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Support NATA Foundation Through AmazonSmile
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 MORE
NATA has developed a public awareness campaign, At Your Own Risk, aimed specifically at educating parents, student athletes, school administrators, legislators and employers on the athletic trainer's role as an expert in prevention and safety. A recently produced video provides an overview of this initiative and information on how you can help support it. Help us spread the word! READ MORE
Congratulations Anna Harvley!
Anna Harvley, ATC, SCAT (center), Head Athletic Trainer at Lugoff-Elgin High School, receiving her Red Blazer and signifying her selection to represent the state of South Carolina as the Head Athletic Trainer for the SC Team in the 2016 Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas in December, 2016. Congratulations Anna!
Capitol Hill Day with
Director Aronson and
Director Aronson with
NATA Keynote Speaker and
MAATA state leaders and volunteers with Director Pat Aronson and District Secretary Jim Berry at the NATA Foundation Gala in Baltimore.
Seven NATA Hall of Fame Members appeared together at the recent SCATA Clinical Symposium in Columbia, SC to offer their words of wisdom and opinions on the current state of the profession. Representing over 300 years of combined athletic training experience were (L-R) Andy Clawson, ATC, Kent Falb, ATC, Bobby Barton, ATC, John Lopez, ATC, Fred Hoover, ATC, Chris Patrick, ATC, and Jerry Robertson, ATC.
THANK YOU to the MAATA 2016 Sponsors!