MAATA News-Oklahoma Update

The Oklahoma Athletic Trainers’ Association’s Student Leadership Committee is hosting their Annual Athletic Training Day on February 24th, 2017 on the campus of the University of Tulsa. This event is geared to all individuals that are interested in the athletic training profession. Attendees will be high school and college students along with their parents or school sponsors. The Student Leadership Council has created numerous break-out sessions that highlight different aspects of the profession.

This year’s keynote speaker is Rick Burkholder, Head Athletic Trainer for the Kansas City Chiefs. “I am always excited about speaking especially on athletic training a profession and career that I dearly love.  It is always very gratifying to be able to speak to the future of this great profession and speaking to students at the OATA Athletic Training Day is something that I will cherish,” stated Burkholder.