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