NATM PR Contest Winners Announced

May 20, 2016 by Beth Sitzler

During National Athletic Training Month, members embraced the 2016 theme, “A Safer Approach to Work, Life and Sport,” and helped raise awareness of the profession in creative and impactful ways.

The Public Relations Contest recognizes outstanding PR achievements by members during March. The NATA PR Committee selected winners in five categories. The following winners will each receives a $150 gift certificate for NATA logo merchandise. Look for information on each winner’s activities in a future edition of NATA News.


Best Overall Campaign

Pennsylvania Athletic Trainers’ Society


Best State Association Effort

Tie: Athletic Trainers’ Society of New Jersey and North Carolina Athletic Trainers’ Association


Best Student Effort

University of Montana

Honorable Mention: University of Indianapolis


Best Athletic Trainer Effort – Individual/Small Team

Chris Shaddock – Dawson High School


Best Athletic Trainer Effort – Group (Seven or More ATs)

Las Cruces Athletic Trainers

Honorable Mentions: Athletico and Children’s Hospital Colorado