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Athletic Training Symposium

SAINTS HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT ATHLETIC TRAINING SYMPOSIUM

THE EVENT IS FULL AND CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC. THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST.

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

Click HERE. To learn more about Ochsner's Athletic Training program click here
 
FOR MORE INFORMATION:
Scottie B. Patton, M.A. A.T.C
New Orleans Saints
(504) 733-0255
Scottie.Patton@saints.nfl.com

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
Reggie Stone, A.T.,C.:
Assistant Athletic Trainer
Ochsner Sports Medicine Institute
Christopher Young, A.T.,C:
Athletic Training Co-coordinator
Ochsner Sports Medicine Institute
Gerard White, A.T.,C,:
Curriculum Director
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

8 a.m. Check-in -- Saints Facility (Continental Breakfast Provided)
8:30 a.m. What is Athletic Training
9:15 a.m. Athletic Training Topics:
- Injury Assessment / Evaluation
- Rehabilitation
- Hydration
- Professional settings
- Medical Issues and Concussions
- Orthopedic Issues
- Roundtable (Questions & Answers)
11:15 a.m. Scholarship Opportunities and College Education
Lunch provided
12:30 p.m. Tour of Saints/Pelican facilities
1:15 p.m. Taping and Wrapping Lab
2:30 p.m. Closing remarks and questions