2009 Annual Meeting:

Registration open!

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Photo Courtesy of the San Antonio Convention & Visitors Bureau/Al Rendon

Register now for the 2009 NATA Annual Meeting in San Antonio!

If your institution requires a PO, please download the 2009 Advanced Registration Form.

Housing is open too.


Introducing the Gatorade Service Award

Apply now!

The NATA SSATC is taking applications for the first NATA SSATC Gatorade Service Award, which was created to annually recognize a certified athletic trainer at the secondary school level who has provided outstanding service and dedication to his/her school. The award focuses not only on athletic health care but also on the athletic trainer’s involvement with his/her school and community. The deadline to apply is June 1, 2009.

2010 Call for Proposals

The Call for Proposals for the 2010 NATA Annual Meeting & Clinical Symposia in Philadelphia is now open!
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Swine Flu

H1N1 Flu: What You Need to Know

Stay informed on San Antonio’s status

While news about the H1N1 flu continues to develop daily, the state of Texas and the city of San Antonio are proactively addressing the issue to reduce the risk of spreading the illness.

Plus, we’ve compiled easy-access resources to help you understand and prevent the spread of H1N1 flu.

Did you know we are on Facebook?

Join our group and support the cause!

Our Facebook group is growing daily, and we want you on board! While you’re at it, join the HR 1137- ATEAM Facebook cause and befriend NATA President Marje Albohm, MS, ATC. Take advantage of these easy ways to keep your finger on the pulse of the athletic training profession.

Ask Marje

Have A Burning Question?


What happens in a typical day for the NATA president? How did she decide on a career in athletic training? How many pairs of boots are in her closet? Whatever the question, NATA President Marje Albohm will answer it. This new Web site feature, called ASK MARJE, launches May 4. Nothing is off limits, so send your questions.

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National Quiz Bowl Champions

to be awarded trophy in San Antonio

This year NATA will present the first National Quiz Bowl at the Annual Meeting in June.  Be ready to cheer for your team. Great prizes!


Check out the new student blogs

Read the latest posts from our newest student bloggers...


2009 World Congress:

Global perspectives in athletic health care

The World Federation of Athletic Training and Therapy (WFATT) will be hosting the 2009 World Congress in San Antonio on June 15-17, 2009. Come meet your colleagues from around the world to share information and learn how athletic health care is practiced globally. Registration and housing now open!

New Features Added:

National Athletic Training Month PR Contest

March is always National Athletic Training Month – and this time, NATA’s tagline is the theme. “Health Care for Life & Sport” emphasizes the medical component of the athletic training profession, while recognizing the array of athletic training work settings.

Learn more about National Athletic Training Month and the PR Contest!

acl awareness poster


Launch ACL in girls public service campaign

Learn more about ACL prevention.

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