Press Releases

20 Wed, 07/20/2016 - 12:00am
DALLAS, July 20, 2016 – The National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) has announced that two current board members will take on new leadership roles. The board of directors elected Tory R. Lindley, MA, ATC, as vice president, and Timothy S. Weston, MEd, ATC, was appointed by President Scott...
14 Thu, 07/14/2016 - 12:00am
DALLAS, TEXAS, July 14, 2016 – The U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee held a hearing late yesterday and passed unanimously the Sports Medicine Licensure Clarity Act (H.R. 921), which protects athletic trainers and other sports medicine professionals who travel to other states with an athletic...
23 Thu, 06/23/2016 - 12:00am
Baltimore, June 23, 2016 – At the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) 67th Clinical Symposia and AT Expo in Baltimore today, leading health care experts participated in a national press conference, “Reducing Your Risk in Work, Life and Sport” and unveiled protocols and recommendations to...
23 Thu, 06/23/2016 - 12:00am
Baltimore, June 23, 2016 – In its continued commitment to reducing risk of injury and ensuring the health and well-being of athletes and physically active individuals, the National Athletic Trainers’ Association announced today the launch of At Your Own Risk (AYOR), a new public awareness campaign...
23 Thu, 06/23/2016 - 12:00am
Baltimore, June 23, 2016 – At NATA’s 67th Clinical Symposia and AT Expo in Baltimore today, leading health care professionals addressed the topic of “Reducing Your Risk in Work, Life and Sport: An Educational Public Health Initiative” during a national press conference at the Hilton Baltimore. The...
15 Wed, 06/15/2016 - 12:00am
DALLAS, June 15, 2016 – More than 400 National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) members from 48 states will descend on Congress on Wednesday, June 22, 2016, for the organization’s annual Capitol Hill Day in an effort to educate members of Congress about the athletic training profession and...
14 Tue, 06/14/2016 - 12:00am
DALLAS, June 14, 2016 – The National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA), a nonprofit organization representing and supporting members of the athletic training profession, will induct seven individuals into its prestigious Hall of Fame at the NATA 67 th Clinical Symposia and AT Expo in Baltimore...
3 Fri, 06/03/2016 - 12:00am
DALLAS, June 3, 2016 – The National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) will formally welcome two new board members at its 67th Clinical Symposia and AT Expo at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, Maryland, June 22-25, 2016. Marisa Brunett, MS, ATC, LAT, succeeds NATA’s outgoing...
22 Tue, 03/22/2016 - 12:00am
INDIANAPOLIS, March 22, 2016 – In 2015 alone, 50 high school athletes’ lives were lost during sport or physical activity while thousands of others have long-term complications resulting from athletic injuries. The second annual Collaborative Solutions for Safety in Sport press event, hosted by the...
22 Tue, 03/22/2016 - 12:00am
INDIANAPOLIS, March 22, 2016 – At the second Collaborative Solutions for Safety in Sport press conference today, new recommendations, “ Implementing Health and Safety Policy Changes at the High School Level from a Leadership Perspective ,” were released to an audience of sports and health care...