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Athletic Training Symposium

SAINTS HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT ATHLETIC TRAINING SYMPOSIUM

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

EXPLORE ATHLETIC TRAINING

  • Join other area high school students and spend the day with the New Orleans Saints Athletic Training and Medical Staff and explore the exciting world of Athletic Training
  • Gain information on the profession of athletic training from professionals and educators in the field
  • Learn of educational opportunities
  • Learn of employment opportunities post-graduation

DID YOU KNOW?
Job opportunities for athletic trainers are projected to grow 30 percent by 2018 because of their role in preventing injuries and reducing healthcare costs!

TO REGISTER

Date: March 19, 2016
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM

 Click HERE to register. Entries will go through March 1, 2016.

FOR MORE INFORMATION:
Scottie B. Patton, M.A. A.T.C
New Orleans Saints
(504) 733-0255
Scottie.Patton@saints.nfl.com

For more information on athletic training, visit Professional Football Athletic Trainers Society and National Athletic Trainers' Association.

Read Scottie Patton's article in Training & Conditioning magazine.

Athletic Training Symposium Photo Gallery

Symposium Staff

Our goal is to enhance awareness of the profession of Athletic Training in High School Students
Scottie B. Patton M.A., A.T.,C.:
Head Athletic Trainer
New Orleans Saints
Beau Lowery
Director of Rehabilitation
New Orleans Saints

Kevin Magnum

Assistant Athletic Trainer
New Orleans Saints

Ben Stollberg
Assistant Athletic Trainer 
New Orleans Saints

Reggie Stone
Assistant Athletic Trainer
New Orleans Saints
Peter Aune
Athletic Training Season Intern
New Orleans Saints
John McLaughlin
Athletic Training Season Intern
New Orleans Saints
Randy L. Aldret Ed.D., A.T.C., L.A.T.:
Assistant Professor and Director, Athletic Training Program
University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Megan Reid M.S., A.T.C., C.S.C.S.:
Louisiana State University

Jordan Blough A.T.C., L.A.T.:
Supervisor-Athletic Training Outreach Program
Ochsner Sports Medicine Institute

Gerard White, ME.d.A.T.C., L.A.T.:
Assistant Professor and Clinical Coordinator
Nicholls State University
LATA President
Ray Castle, A.T.,C.:
Curriculum Director
Louisiana State University
Dr. Deryk Jones:
Orthopedic Physician
Ochsner Sports Medicine Institute
Dr. Misty Suri:
Team Physician
Ochsner Sports Medicine Institute
Dr. John Amoss:
Team Physician
LSU Medical Center

Symposium Schedule

Check-in -- Saints Facility (Continental Breakfast Provided)
What is Athletic Training?
Athletic Training Topics:
- Injury Assessment / Evaluation
- Rehabilitation
- Hydration
- Professional settings
- Medical Issues and Concussions
- Orthopedic Issues
- Roundtable (Questions & Answers)
Scholarship Opportunities and College Education
Lunch provided
Tour of Saints/Pelican facilities
Taping and Wrapping Lab
Closing remarks and questions