Press Releases & ATs in the News

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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NYSATA Interacts with NYS Family Physicians

For the third consecutive year, the New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA) took part in the New York State Academy of Family Physicians Winter Weekend Conference.  NYSATA hosted an exhibit booth to offer information about the educational background, knowledge and skill-set of certified athletic trainers (ATs) and how they can work hand-in-hand with family physicians to provide...

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NYS Athletic Trainers Network with NYS School Nurses

In the name of promoting quality healthcare in the school population, the New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA) participated in the NYS Association of School Nurses (NYSASN) conference for the first time this past November.  NYSATA representatives hosted an exhibit booth to open dialogue on sports safety, concussion management, and how the certified athletic trainer (AT) and...

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NYSATA’s 2nd Annual “AT Recognition Week” Goes Viral

The New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA) extends their sincere appreciation to all NYS institutions that participated in “Athletic Training Recognition Week” earlier this fall to promote sports safety at all levels of athletic participation.  The 2nd annual event was a social media sensation drawing participation from a handful of other states and reach of nearly 300 million!...

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