Missouri State University
Department of Sports Medicine and Athletic Training

Monthly Archives: September 2014

Hockey In-Service

Earlier this week, athletic training students in the department of Sports Medicine and Athletic Training (SMAT) meet at Mediacom Ice Park in Springfield, MO for an annual hockey in-service.  While there, students learned about hockey equipment, considerations for health care

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Publication by Dr. David Carr

Congratulations to Dr. David Carr of the Sports Medicine and Athletic Training (SMAT) department for his recent publication in the Athletic Training Education Journal.  In a collaborative study, Dr. Carr explored gender and self-efficacy rating of athletic training students over time.

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Kristin Tivener earns Certificate of Leadership in NATA’s StarTRACKS program

Congratulations to Sports Medicine and Athletic Training (SMAT) department faculty member, Kristin Tivener, MET, ATC/L for earning her Certificate of Leadership in the NATA’s StarTRACKS program!  The StarTRACKS program is a rigorous leadership development curriculum heavily including self-study materials.  Tivener

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CAATE Standard In Action Series

(Written by Dr. Allan Liggett) CAATE Standard In Action Series:  The purpose of this blog series is to provide a review of a specific Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE) Standards that apply to clinical education and demonstrate

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