Student Spotlight-SLC Secretaries

Sarah Nielsen SLC Position: 2014-2015 Secretary School: Iowa State University (Graduated) Clinical Rotations: ISU Football ISU Gymnastics ISU Women’s Soccer Why was I a part of DVSLC? I was a part of the DVSLC because I am very passionate about this profession and I want to see it grow in a positive direction. I had … Read more

Student Spotlight-Outgoing and Incoming SLC President

Student: Andrew Sheridan SLC Position: 2014-2015 President School: University of Nebraska at Omaha Clinical Experiencies: Creighton Baseball UNO Women’s Basketball Millard South High School Athletes’ Training Center Intern for New York Yankees UNO Volleyball   Student Bio: I joined the DVATSLC because I wanted to learn about Athletic Training beyond the classroom. I wanted to … Read more

Student Leadership Council Spotlight

Over the next few weeks the Student Leadership Council for District 5 will be highlighting various members throughout the SLC.  This is initiative is aimed at increasing awareness about the SLC so certified and student members of MAATA can learn more about the SLC and those that are involved with it.  The first two to … Read more

MAATA Announces Award Winners to be Honored at Awards Banquet

The Mid-America Athletic Trainers’ Association will hold their 22nd Annual Honor and Awards Banquet Friday, March 20th, 2015 in Omaha, Nebraska. The evening event is held in conjunction with the Association’s 36th Annual Meeting and Clinical Symposium. Awards Banquet Program Hall of Fame Inductees James “Jim” Rudd, LAT, ATC Jim Rudd received his Bachelor of Science degree … Read more

Important MAATA Meeting Information

Housing Information Hotel Accommodations for MAATA 2015 have been going fast. To date, our host hotel, Ramada Inn, only has 26 rooms left of our initial 225 room block. Because we realize that many of you still plan to attend, we have made provisions for additional rooms at the Baymont Inn & Suites next door to … Read more

New Application Process for DVATSLC Executive Team and State Delegates

MAATA Athletic Training Student Leadership Council As part of the NATA’s “Involve and Evolve” initiative, the Mid-America Athletic Trainers’ Association established a student committee made up of officers (Executive Director, President, Secretary, and Treasurer) and one student (delegate) from each state within the district. It is time again to select the new committee for next … Read more

Student Call for Proposals

 The 2015 Annual Meeting & Symposium will feature several oral and poster presentations for all Faculty, Staff and Students. Proposals are now being accepted from those who wish to present at this year’s District – V MAATA meeting.  Our goal is to provide Athletic Trainers and other Allied Health Care Professionals from all settings (College/University, … Read more

MAATA Awards

Please see the message below from Doug Long, G’day all I wanted to take a minute to send you the list of award winners for this year. This year’s Hall of Fame induction dinner saw several new awards given for the very first time. Dr. Isrow Above and Beyond the Call of Duty Award – … Read more

Request for Quiz Bowl Questions

This is an official request for submission of questions for this year’s MAATA Quiz Bowl. We are asking that each program submit 5-10 questions in a specific category. I have attached a document that lists each category as well as which programs are asked to submit questions for that category. I have also attached a … Read more