Press Releases & ATs in the News

NYS ATs Re-Introduce Legislative Bills to Update State Practice Act & Plan Lobby Day in Albany

The New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA) leadership and members continue their steady, purposeful work to lobby for an updated practice act for certified athletic trainers (ATs) in the state of New York.   As part of these efforts:  NYSATA members and leaders will meet face-to-face with legislators in Albany this Wednesday, May 13th during their annual Lobby Day event to...

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NYSATA Members & AT Students Promote NATM 2015

As National Athletic Training Month (NATM) 2015 comes to a close, the New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA) would like to congratulate it’s contest winners and recognize all of the athletic trainers (ATs) in NYS that took part in promoting the AT profession, because ‘Athletic Trainers Prepare, So You Can Perform’! Thanks to: Alfred University, The College at Brockport, Daemen...

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NYSATA Congratulates Buffalo Bills “AT Staff of the Year”!

The New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA) is proud to acknowledge the efforts of the athletic training staff for the Buffalo Bills, who have been voted as the National Football League (NFL) Athletic Training Staff of the Year for 2014.  Buffalo, NY (PRWeb), March 31, 2015 – The Buffalo Bills athletic training staff has been recognized by peers across the country for...

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NYSATA’s 2015 Sheehan Award and Scholarship Winners

The New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA) announced its three annual scholarship winners and one professional award during the Eastern Athletic Trainers’ Association (EATA) Conference in January.  NYSATA is happy to promote these recent honors during National Athletic Training Month (NATM) this March.   Read the full press release (3.26.15): “NYSATA Announces 2015...

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NYSATA Members Attend NATA Capitol Hill Day

Pictured here are four NYSATA members at NATA Capitol Hill Day.   Attending from NYSATA: Aimee Brunelle (Jamestown CC); NYSATA President TK Koesterer (Cortland) Susan Geisler (Cornell) Kent Scriber (Ithaca)   Also pictured is Mike Goldenberg, District 2 Director....

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NYSATA ATs Provide Expert Testimony at NYC Youth Concussion & Sports Safety Hearing

The New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA) was invited to attend and provide expert testimony at a hearing in NYC to consider two introductory bills regarding youth sports safety, including appropriate medical coverage in youth football leagues. Joining a long list of various medical professionals, researchers, school officials, and athletic personnel, NYSATA President, Aimee...

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