Missouri State University
Department of Sports Medicine and Athletic Training

Monthly Archives: October 2013

SMAT Spotlight: 1985 Graduate, Jan C. Lauer

(Written by Jenica Paulsen, 4th Year Athletic Training Student) Jan is a 1985 graduate of MSU (SMSU at the time) and now currently co-owns two rehabilitation clinics Eastern Michigan. Tri-Rehab is located in Canton and Deerfield, Michigan, and provides many

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on SMAT Spotlight: 1985 Graduate, Jan C. Lauer

2013 Homecoming Weekend Activities

What an exciting 2013 MSU Homecoming weekend for the Sports Medicine and Athletic Training (SMAT) department!  #BearsForever The celebration kicked off early this morning with the Bear Tracks 5K Run.  As part of her leadership project, 4th year athletic training student, Haley

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 2013 Homecoming Weekend Activities

SMAT Spotlight: Graduate Student, Jillian Burrows

(Written by Jenica Paulsen, 4th Year Athletic Training Student) Jillian Burrows is a second-year graduate student in the MSU Master’s in Athletic Training program, and a graduate assistant athletic trainer with Missouri State University’s Swimming and Diving Team. She is

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on SMAT Spotlight: Graduate Student, Jillian Burrows

Dry Needling in Manual Therapies Course

The graduate Manual Therapies course had a guest speaker, Katie Fails (Harman) last week covering the topic of Dry Needling.  For those of you unfamiliar with the technique please refer to the attached document. Dry Needling Systematic Review  

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Dry Needling in Manual Therapies Course

Wound Care in ATC 220

First year MSU athletic training students are learning all the basics in ATC 220, Introduction to Athletic Training.  As part of a unit on blood borne pathogens and wound care, students participated in a lab where they learned how to

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Wound Care in ATC 220