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2013-11-05 23:24:59

The Sports Facilities Advisory, along with Bo Jackson’s Elite Sports Development Group, LLC, is opening youth and amateur sports facilities to develop the character and athleticism of today’s increasingly competitive athletes. Clearwater, FL (PRWEB) November 05, 2013 Amateur athletics have become a highly specialized endeavor and an increasing number of young athletes are dedicating themselves to a single sport by training year-round to become the very best. As a result, children have...

2013-10-24 23:34:27

As part of an on-going initiative to promote sports safety at all levels of athletic participation, the New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA) is holding the first annual “Athletic Training Recognition Week” from Friday, October 25 through Sunday, November 3, 2013. It is the hope of NYSATA that by developing a sports safety public awareness campaign in the fall, as is done annually during National Athletic Training Month (NATM) in March, the message will carry...

2013-09-26 23:37:42

As part of the continued lobbying efforts by the New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA) to support the recently introduced bills A6678 and S4465 to update their NYS Practice Act, athletic trainers (ATs) across the state are opening their athletic training facilities to visits by NYS legislators. Already this fall, several key legislative staff members made a visit to the University at Albany’s athletic training room to see ATs in action firsthand. Albany, NY (PRWEB)...

2013-09-24 23:40:06

As the high school fall sports season gets underway, the Pennsylvania Athletic Trainers’ Society (PATS) is proud to announce the results of an ongoing state wide effort. PATS is proud to announce that Pennsylvania now has 90% of its secondary schools having access to an athletic trainer as compared to the national average of 42%. Harrisburgh, PA (PRWEB) September 24, 2013 As the fall high school sports season gets underway, the Pennsylvania Athletic Trainers’ Society (PATS) is proud...

2013-09-17 23:26:24

Allegheny Health Network and Robert Morris University, both based in Pittsburgh, PA have entered a new partnership that establishes Allegheny Sports Medicine, the sports medicine division of Allegheny General Hospital (AGH), as the exclusive healthcare provider for the University’s athletic programs. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) September 17, 2013 Allegheny Health Network and Robert Morris University (RMU) today announced a new partnership that establishes Allegheny Sports Medicine, the...

2013-08-29 23:31:29

The New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA) is proud to officially reveal a new scheme of logos and branding elements. The identifying marks are a fresh take on the original logo with the necessary updates to stay true to the athletic training profession of today. Rochester, NY (PRWEB) August 29, 2013 The profession of athletic training (AT) as a whole - and in the state of New York - has come a long way in the last three-plus decades. Redesigning the NYSATA logo was...

2013-08-28 23:29:54

With the fall sports season upon us, the New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA) wants to promote the ongoing awareness efforts to help prevent sudden death in sports. The National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) and the Korey Stringer Institute (KSI), as well as the Youth Sports Safety Alliance (YSSA) and others are working hard to provide education and clinically practical information in hopes of decreasing the occurrence of catastrophic conditions and...

2013-08-19 23:25:29

Athletic trainers of PATS who are members of the PIAA Sports Medicine Advisory Committee (SMAC) were integral in rules drafting process. Athletic Trainers are making sure rules and safety precautions are implemented at high schools throughout the Commonwealth. Harrisburgh, PA (PRWEB) August 19, 2013 High school football programs around the commonwealth had the option of beginning practices on August 7, 2013, a full five days before the official first day of fall sports. Over the summer...

2013-07-31 23:25:26

With the latest published case out of New York State of a student-athlete developing deep vein thrombosis (DVT), a dangerous condition in which a blood clot forms in one or more veins deep in the body, the New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA), emphasizes the magnitude of having a medical professional, such as a certified athletic trainer (AT), on-hand for athletic events who is well-educated and skilled in recognizing these potentially fatal vascular conditions. St....

2013-07-24 23:00:28

The Athletic Trainers’ Society of New Jersey was honored at the 2013 National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Conference and Clinical Symposia last month by receiving the 2013 NATA “Greatest State Impact” Public Relations Award. This is the third consecutive year the ATSNJ has had received distinct honor. Wayne, NJ (PRWEB) July 25, 2013 The Athletic Trainers’ Society of New Jersey (ATSNJ) was honored at the 2013 National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Conference...