Athletic Training Educators' Conference (ATEC)

Held every other year, ATEC is the premier event for athletic training educators.



NATA's Athletic Training Educators’ Conference (ATEC) will be held February 17-19 at the DFW Lakes Executive Conference Center in Grapevine, Texas.  The conference theme is “Innovation in Athletic Training Education" and will feature large plenary presentations, interactive breakout sessions, focused model practice presentations, peer-to-peer discussions and poster presentations. 


atec 2015

NATA hosted its Athletic Training Educators’ Conference (ATEC) Feb. 27 – March 1, 2015 in Dallas. The event’s 598 registrants were an ATEC record! 

If you couldn’t make it to ATEC this year, be sure to check out the 2015 ATEC Program (pdf) for an overview of the programming offered.  You can also read a full transcript of the keynote speech (pdf) by NATA Hall of Famer and the dean of the College of Health at the University of Utah, Dave Perrin, PhD, ATC, FNATA. 

For copies of slides relating to each session outlined in the ATEC Program file above see the ATEC Handout Library.

Photos of ATEC 2015 are shared on NATA Photozone.