YP Rounds

The MAATA YP Committee is hosting an online forum to discuss unique cases and experiences. The forum will be held utilizing Google Hangouts on January 27th @ 4:00 PM. Registration is limited to the first 8 individuals. Rounds Flyer This session is now closed

YPC Grants, Applications and Awards!!!

The Young Professionals Committee has extended their deadline for application for a MAATA Annual Meeting Travel Grant, worth up to $300.00.  Interested applicants can visit the YPC page of the MAATA website for more information and application form.  The new deadline is December 31st. The Young Professional Distinction Award deadline has also been extended.  If … Read more

YP Spotlight-Annica Morrison

CITY, STATE PRACTICING IN: Iowa City, Iowa PLACE OF EMPLOYMENT: University of Iowa JOB TITLE: Assistant Athletic Trainer FAVORITE ASPECT OF JOB: Watching a student-athlete return to play following an injury. MOST UNIQUE CASE YOU’VE SEEN THUS FAR IN YOUR CAREER: I would say the most unique cases  that I have dealt with so far … Read more

Young Professional’s Committee Fall 2015 Update

The D5 YPC is taking applications to fill State Representative positions for North Dakota, Kansas and Iowa.  If you are interested in applying, please contact Amanda Brown, D5 YPC Chair at Bamanda@iastate.edu for materials and information on application process. We are also taking nominations for our Distinction Award that will be awarded in March as … Read more

2015 MAATA Business Meeting Videos

The following are videos from the MAATA Business Meeting, held in conjunction with the NATA Symposium in St. Louis, MO. Business Meeting Videos: Introduction to Business Meeting McDonnell Recognition Open Chairs Positions Reports Annual Meeting College & University Directors Report 1 Directors Report 2 EDAC Ethics Foundation Governmental Affairs Secondary Schools Secretary Student Leadership Treasurer … Read more

2015 Honors & Awards Banquet

On March 20th we came together in a record numbers to celebrate the service and achievements of dozens of our MAATA members at the 2015 Honors & Awards Banquet. As usual the festivities did not disappoint. The night was filled with good food, even better family, friends and colleagues, and, of course, great stories. Events … 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

MAATA YP Spotlight-Jessica Roberts

Name: Jessica Roberts Place of Employment: Board of Certification for the Athletic Trainer Omaha, NE Favorite Aspect of Job: Protecting the public, helping BOC Approved Providers to offer quality continuing education to Athletic Trainers and promoting the profession