Student Athletic Trainers

Compare and contrast various professional organizations dedicated to athletic training and sports medicine. Delineate the process for attaining national certification and state licensure for the athletic trainer. List and differentiate between the roles and responsibilities of other health care professionals who make up the sports medicine team (e.g., physicians, physical therapists, occupational therapists, nurses, EMTs, etc.). Analyze the different types of job opportunities and settings available to the athletic trainer as well as other members of the sports medicine team.

Gina Palermo Athletic Trainer GPalermo@pivoths.com