Clinical Instructors Making an Impact on Athletic Training Curriculum

Certified Athletic Trainer and LSU Athletic Training Education Program Instructor, Melissa Thompson, presented one of her recent publications at the 2010 NATA Convention this summer. Melissa Thompson, MEd, ATC, along with Dennis Landon, published the article entitled "Scapular Upward Rotation and Acromiohumeral Interval Changes in Collegiate Baseball Players During a Weighted and Un-Weighted Scaption Exercise" in the Supplement to the Journal of Athletic Training, Volume 45, Number 3.
For a link to the poster presentation, click here.
For more on the abstract article, view page 103-105 in the Supplement to the Journal of Athletic Training, 45(3).


Also this year at the 2010 NATA Convention in Philadelphia, Ray Castle, PhD, ATC, LAT, Director of Athletic Training Education Program, was elected as the new District IX Chair on the NATA Research and Education Foundation Board of Directors. He was featured in the August edition of the Southeast Athletic Trainers' Association Newsletter. For more information on his position, visit the NATA Foundation website.