Today the graduating class of athletic training students for Missouri State University traveled to the Capitol in Jefferson City to speak with their legislators as part of their Contemporary Topics in Athletic Training course. Dr. Michael Hudson, Sports Medicine Athletic Training (SMAT) department faculty and instructor for the Contemporary Topics course along with SMAT … [Read more...] about Capitol Day 2016
Archives for March 2016
Please join the Missouri State University Department of Sports Medicine and Athletic Training in congratulating our leader, SMAT program director and department head, Dr. Tona Hetzler for her upcoming award. Tona will be awarded the 2016 MAATA Athletic Training Educator of the Year award at the upcoming conference. This award is given annually to an athletic training … [Read more...] about Congratulations Dr. Tona Hetzler
BIG NEWS in the Sports Medicine Athletic Training Department this week! Pending Board of Governors approval, Dr. Allan Liggett has been promoted to Clinical Associate Professor. This promotion was in response to evidence of Dr. Liggett demonstrating outstanding contributions in the areas of teaching, service, and scholarship. Allan has worked very hard and contributed to many … [Read more...] about Congratulations Dr. Allan Liggett!
Missouri State University SMAT faculty, MSAT students, and professional program AT students provided football equipment fitting for the Ozarks Football League last night. Approximately 700 middle school aged athletes attended the session for fitting of helmets and shoulder pads for the upcoming spring football league. In addition to the fitting of equipment, the SMAT Department … [Read more...] about OFL Equipment Fitting 2016