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routines
November 30, 2021

Study: Pre-Game Routines Boost Athlete’s Performance

NBA great Michael Jordan had his special routines before he would attempt every free throw: He would assume a shoulder-width stance, spin the basketball in his hands, bounce the ball three times, and then spin the ball once more while focusing on the...


world's
November 22, 2021

NCAA Announces Phase II of World’s Largest Concussion Study

With a hefty donation of $42 million, the world's most comprehensive concussion study, conducted by the NCAA, is underway at the Indiana University School of Medicine and ready to launch Phase II. There are more than 55,000 student-athletes and mi...


mississippi
November 22, 2021

Univ. of Mississippi Athletic Training Program Starts Concussion Education Class

The director of a University of Mississippi program that aims to prepare future health care professionals to serve as athletic trainers is working to assess the knowledge and attitudes of college students on sports concussions in response to concus...


safety
November 22, 2021

12th Annual National Sports Safety & Security Conference

The National Center for Spectator Sports Safety and Security (NCS4) has concluded a successful 12th Annual National Sports Safety and Security Conference & Exhibition with nearly 400 people in attendance. The conference was held November 9-10 ...


suny
November 3, 2021

SUNY Cortland Upgrades Athletic Training Facility

A recently completed facility renovation will benefit SUNY Cortland’s athletic training program by providing state-of-art space for a discipline that bridges the university’s strong reputation in academics and athletics. The $1 million project...


oscillation
November 3, 2021

The Next Generation of Deep Oscillation Has Arrived

Chudo is the next generation of deep oscillation products built on the clinical success of its predecessor Hivamat®, which is used by physical therapists and athletic trainers in professional and college athletics all over the world.  Deep Oscil...


amssm
November 3, 2021

AMSSM Releases Position Statement on Regenerative Medicine

The American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM) has released a position statement on Principles for the Responsible Use of Regenerative Medicine in Sports Medicine. This position statement provides sports medicine physicians with informat...


csu bakersfield
October 25, 2021

Certified Athletic Trainer Job Opening at CSU Bakersfield

CSU Bakersfield is looking for a full-time certified athletic trainer to immediately fill an opening. The recruitment process from the school has been expanded to allow for a larger applicant pool. Below is an excerpt of the job description as ...


acl
October 25, 2021

AI Technology Aiding Sports Physicians with ACL Injuries

Sports medicine professionals are getting a big-time assist from artificial intelligence technology when it comes to treating athletes with ACL injuries. With the help of this machine-learning technology, physicians can better predict outcomes fol...


concussion
October 12, 2021

Teen Female Athletes See Big Increase in Head Injuries

The epidemiology of sports-related concussions (SRCs) and closed head injuries (CHIs) in high school females remain largely undefined at the national level, especially for unorganized sports and recreational activities such as equestrian and snow-rel...