2019 Presentations Page

General Program


Thursday, March 14th


Common Skin Infections and Conditions in Athletic Populations (SP)

Ryan Musgrave, MS, ATC

Darryl Conway, MA, ATC; Edward Strapp, TP-C/FP-C, NRP, ATC

Clinical Skills Lab-Primer

Robert "BC" Charles-Liscombe, EdD, ATC; Jennifer Popp, EdD, ATC

What’s New with Shoulder Replacement in 2019: From Resurfacing to Reverse

Thomas Obermyer, MD

Trevor Bates, DHSc, ATC; Darryl Conway, MA, ATC;       

Matt Kutz, PhD, ATC

Aaron Struminger, PhD, ATC

Scott Lawrence, DHSc, ATC, MSPT, CSCS

Brian Parker

Cameron Powden, PhD, ATC; Matthew Rivera, DAT, ATC

The Who, What, and Why of Sports Specialization (SP)

David Bell, PhD, ATC

Justin Tatman, MA, ATC; Brian Vesci, DAT, ATC

Michael Moll, MEd, ATC; Grant E Norte, PhD, ATC, CSCS

Jenny Toonstra, PhD, ATC

Julie Young, ATC, PES

John Parsons, PhD, ATC

Mike Ploski, PT, ATC, OCS, GTS

LesLee Taylor, PhD, ATC

Candice Dunkin, MS, ATC; Ashley Emerson, ATC

John Mucovich, MA, ATC; Katie Knappenberger, MS, RD, ATC

Lauren Link, RD, CSSD; Alice Wilcoxson, PhD, ATC, PT

So You’re Saying an AT Can Do That

Tim Drudge, MS, ATC

David Berry, PhD, ATC; Matt Kutz, PhD, ATC; William Pitney, EdD, ATC, FNATA

Matthew Hoch, PhD, ATC; Cameron Powden, PhD, ATC

Andrew T. Doyle, PhD,  ATC, LAT, CSCS, Astym-Cert


Friday, March 15th


Preventing Sudden Death (SP)

Douglas Casa, PhD, ATC, FNATA, FACSM, FNAK

Taylor Arman, MSEd, ATC; Aleksandra Stasaitis, MS, ATC

Brian Vesci, DAT, ATC

Darryl Conway, MA, ATC; Timothy Neal, MS, ATC, CCISM

Why Administration Matters (SP)

Elizabeth Neil, MS, ATC; Zachary Winkelmann, DAT, ATC

The KSI State Rankings of Health and Safety Policies for High School Athletes

Douglas Casa, PhD, ATC, FNATA, FACSM, FNAK

Clark Simpson, MBA, Med, RKT, ATC

David Craig, ATC

Larry Cooper, MS, ATC; Bart Peterson, MSS, ATC

Lindsey Eberman, PhD, ATC; Elizabeth Neil, MS, ATC

Trevor Bates, DHSc, ATC; Matt Kutz, PhD, ATC

Jill Thein-Nissenbaum, PT, DSc, SCS, ATC

Robert Kenefick, PhD, FACSM



Sharon Frank, MS, ATC

Chris Kuenze, PhD, ATC; Caroline Lisee, Med, ATC

Foundational Concepts of Joint Mobilization for the Athletic Trainer

Jessica Keller, DAT, ATC; Adam Thomspon, PhD, ATC

Jill Murphy, DPT, ATC, CSCS

Eric Schneider, PT, MPT, OCS; Michael Obert, MPT, OCS

Immobilization Techniques in the Prehospital Setting: Moving Beyond the Basic Rigid Splint

David Berry, PhD, ATC; Darryl Conway, MA, ATC

Alyson Kelsey, Med, ATC; Jill Thein-Nissenbaum, PT, DSc, SCS, ATC

Scott Lawrence, DHSc, ATC, MSPT, CSCS



Timothy Speicher, PhD, ATC, CSCS, PRT-c
David Berry, PhD, ATC; Darryl Conway, MA, ATC; Edward Strapp, TP-C/FP-C, NRP, ATC
Elizabeth Neil, MS, ATC; Douglas Stevens, BS, MMS, PA-C
James Daniels, MD, MPH; Erica Miller-Spears, MS, PA-C, ATC, RMSK





20 online EBP available

Published: July 15, 2017

GLATA offers 20 online EBP home study courses through Innovative CEUS. Members can access a half off coupon in the members only section. Remember 2017 is a BOC reporting year, all certified athletic trainers need 10 BOC approved EBP CEUS.

GLATA Committee Coordinator Vacancies

Published: March 28, 2019

GLATA is now accepting applications for the coordinator positions of Annual Meeting Planner, COPA, Research Assistance, and History and Archives.

NATA Convention Planning Committee

Published: February 12, 2019

District Four is looking for a representative to serve on the NATA Convention Planning Committee. Those interested should (1) value the philosophy of evidence-based practices, (2) appreciate the breadth of the athletic training profession, (3) utilize effective communication practices, and (4) enjoy collaborative work in a large group.