2020 Young Professionals’ Distinction Award

The D5 Young Professionals are now taking nominations for our YP Distinction Award. This award is a unique and prestigious award for the District 5 Young Professionals. The Young Professionals’ Committee (YPC) wishes to recognize a young professional athletic trainer who has made a definitive impact on the athletic training profession and association at the … Read more

2020 MAATA Research Grant Call for Proposals

GUIDELINES FOR APPLICATION – Research Grants Deadline for Submission – 6:00pm (Central) Monday, November 18, 2019 SCOPE OF WORK – Invitation for Proposals The Mid-America Athletic Trainers’ Association’s (MAATA) Research Grants Committee (RGC) invites proposals focusing on research that will advance the profession of Athletic Training. The total amount available for is approximately $4500.00; however, … Read more

District 5 Announces Hall of Fame class of 2019

The MAATA would like to congratulate the Hall of Fame class of 2019: Ron Dunn Rusty McKune Mark Coberley Through their service and leadership, these three certified athletic trainers  have made a resounding impact on the profession and the members of District 5.  The District is fortunate to benefit from the contributions of these three … Read more


The Mid-America Athletic Trainers’ Association (District 5)  has elected Rob Marshall, ATC to serve as the next District Director.  Rob is Athletic Training Program Manager at Columbus Community Hospital, serving as the athletic trainer for several local high schools.  Rob has strong enthusiasm for the position and the opportunity to serve the athletic trainers in … Read more