Missouri State University
Department of Sports Medicine and Athletic Training

Monthly Archives: October 2014

StrongFirst Level 1 Kettlebell Instructor Certification Course

(Written by Dr. Allan Liggett)     Mercy Sports Medicine sponsored a StrongFirst Level 1 kettlebell instructor certification course. SMAT Department faculty Tona Hetlzer and Allan Liggett attended the course as well as graduate assistant Alex Jauregui-Dusseau. Several clinical preceptors

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Medical Coverage for Special Olympics

  Under the supervision of certified athletic trainers, several athletic training students from the MSU Department of Sports Medicine and Athletic Training (SMAT) provided medical coverage for the Special Olympics Bowling tournament last weekend.  Certified Athletic Trainers Amy Smith (second

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2014 Homecoming 5K Run

  This morning Missouri State University Homecoming Weekend events kicked off with the annual Bear Tracks 5K run on campus.  As part of her 4th year leadership project, athletic training student, Jessi Stewart organized a group of athletic training students

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AT and MOT Programs Earn Public Affairs Grant!

Congratulations to the athletic training and occupational therapy programs within the Sports Medicine Athletic Training (SMAT) department for both earning grants this week through the Office of the Provost at Missouri State University!  The grant was specifically for an assessment,

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