Articles categorized in "2016"





Teacher Survives Sudden Cardiac Arrest Thanks to Quick Actions of Athletic Trainer and Fans

10.18.16

It was a Friday in September at Francis Parker School and the football game was in full swing. Athletic trainer Niki Dehner heard ... read more


UC San Diego Health Sports Medicine Partners with San Diego Unified School District to Support New Athletic Training Initiative

09.20.16

I recently had the privilege of sitting down with Kevin Messey, MS, ATC, CSCS, CES, Athletic Trainer, UC San Diego Health Sports M... read more


Sports Medicine Primer: High Ankle Sprain

08.13.16

Disclaimer: The content contained in this blog is for informational purposes only. The content is not intended to be a substitute ... read more


Concussion Tracking - Interview with Johna Register-Mihalik

07.19.16

Johna K. Register-Mihalik, PhD, LAT, ATCAssistant Professor, Exercise and Sport ScienceResearch Scientist, Injury Prevention Resea... read more


7th Annual Run with the Buckeyes Raised Funds for A4IA

06.04.16

The Athletic Training Club at Ohio State University has the chartered purpose to further promote the athletic training profession,... read more


Athletic Trainers Now Embedded in UC San Diego Health – Sports Medicine

05.08.16

With the opening of a new Sports Medicine clinic in La Jolla, UC San Diego Health is leading the way with an emerging practice mod... read more


April is Youth Sports Safety Month - Who is the Athletic Trainer on Your Team?

04.16.16

Youth sport safety remains on the minds of many after March as National Athletic Training Month closes out and April as National Y... read more


UC San Diego Health Sports Medicine Becomes a Sponsor of the Athletes Saving Athletes Program

03.22.16

Athletic Trainers are now embedded in UC San Diego Health – Sports Medicine   With the opening of a new Sports Medicine... read more


A4IA Celebrates National Athletic Training Month by Speaking at GLATA Meeting

03.08.16

Each year in March the National Athletic Training Association asks us all to take an active role in supporting the athletic traini... read more


Latest Developments in Understanding Sudden Cardiac Arrest

02.08.16

February is National Heart Month, but for Brittan Sutphin December is her heart month. On December 5, 2008 she suffered Sudden Car... read more


UC San Diego Surgeon Heading to 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games

01.28.16

In two weeks, UC San Diego Health orthopaedic surgeon Sonya Ahmed, MD, will head to Lillehammer, Norway for the 2016 Winter Youth ... read more


Introducing Ken Vitale, MD - What is Physiatry?

01.24.16

What is Physiatry? Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation physicians, or physiatrists, treat conditions affecting both musculoskelet... read more


National Injury Surveillance System for Youth Concussions – When Will it Happen?

01.15.16

Concussions are STILL a hot topic and not just because Will Smith is playing the lead role of Bennet Omalu, MD in the movie Concus... read more