17 CEUs total (12 Category A CEUs and 5 EBP CEUs) will be offered for the 2015 Annual Meeting & Clinical Symposium.
Each registrant will receive one Certificate of Attendance for up to 12 Category A CEUs. Five (5) additional EBP CEUs* are available to ATCs at no additional cost.
* In accordance with BOC guidelines, attendees must pre-register, check-in, attend, and complete a session evaluation form in order to earn and receive the EBP CEUs. The EBP CEU Certificates of Attendance will be available at the conclusion of each Evidence Based Practice session.
Pre conference CEUs are also scheduled to be available Thursday, April 16, 2015.
Thursday April 16 4:30pm – 7:00pm
Friday April 17 7:00am – 5:30pm
Saturday April 18 7:00am – 12:00pm *subject to change
There will also be sessions designated for athletic training students. These sessions will primarily be composed of Essential Level programming.
Programming is subject to change without notice. Please continue to check for updates, which will include additional programming, abstracts and course objectives.
2015 FWATA Schedule (.pdf download)
EBP CEUs by Session
Evidenced Based Practice (2 EBP CEUs)
Doping in Sport and Exercise: Pharmacological & Philosophical Perspectives
Robert Kersey, PhD, ATC; John Gleaves, PhD
Evidenced Based Practice (2 EBP CEUs)
Current Evidence & Concepts on Myofascial Treatment
Scott Cheatham, PT, DPT, PhD(c), OCS, ATC, CSCS
Sponsored by the NATA Research and Education Foundation
Evidenced Based Practice (1 EBP CEUs)
Integrating Outcome Measures into Clinical Practice: You NEED to Do This
Thomas Abdenour, DHSc, ATC, PES, CES
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On Site Registration Rates & Times: [April 16 – April 18, 2015] Thursday April 16 4:30pm – 7:00pm Friday April 17 7:00am – 5:30pm Saturday April 18 7:00am – 12:00pm
If you are registering by check, you must complete and submit the registration form online, make your check payable to “FWATA” and mail your check to: FWATA | 11022 Saint Rafael Street, Las Vegas, NV 89141.
Cancellation and Refund Policy Refund requests must be sent in writing to email@example.com. If the request is made prior to refund deadline, FWATA will process your reimbursement no later than eight weeks after the last day of the Annual Meeting. Refunds will be issued in the same form as the payment received. FWATA will offer a full refund of registration fees up to one week prior (April 8, 2015 at 11:59pm) to the start of the Annual Meeting. Refunds requested within a week of the start Annual Meeting will be granted less a $25 administrative fee. No cancellations will be processed after the final day of the Annual Meeting.
Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation: Eccentric/Deceleration Techniques This new addition to the program will be offered Thursday, April 16th from 6:30-9:30PM. Pre-Registration required. Additional fee required. Space is very limited. Open to certified members only. 3 additional CEUs.
A FWATA Symposium annual event, the exhibit hall will offer hands-on viewing of the latest in supplies and services in the sports medicine field. The exhibit hall will be open Friday and Saturday morning for members to experience.
Research and Grants Committee Poster Presentations
Presenters will be available to discuss their work (times to be posted when they become available). Posters will be displayed for viewing on Friday and Saturday.
The annual social will take place Friday, April 17th from 6:00-7:00PM following the FWATA Business Meeting and State Business Meetings.
FWATA Quiz Bowl
ATEP students from different universities will compete against one another in a “Jeopardy-style” challenge testing their knowledge in topics related to athletic training. For information please contact: Dr. Jason Bennett of Chapman University at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 714-997-6567.
FWATA Awards Banquet and Keynote Address
This event will be held Saturday, April 18, 2015. The pre-banquet social will begin at 5:30 with dinner served at 6:30. FWATA is excited to welcome Sandra Millers Younger, author and founder of Strategic Story Solutions, as our Keynote Speaker. She will share her story and discuss overcoming adversity and moving forward.
“From Survival to Significance: How to transform your toughest challenges into enduring strengths.”
AHA Professional Rescuer Re-certification
The 3-hour course will be offered on Sunday, April 19th from 8:00-11:00AM. Pre-Registration required. Space is Limited. Open to certified and student members. *Additional Fee Required.
Job & Message Board
For those interested in posting a job announcement or leaving a message for a District 8 member, please feel free to use these self-help message boards near the registration area.
Updated information can be found here as it becomes available and via FWATA membership email updates. For specific questions feel free to contact:
Cal Poly Pomona 909.869.2834
Palm Springs, CA 760.360.5301
Del Sol High School 808.756.2130
UC Santa Barbara 805.893.8320
Orthopaedic Specialty Institute 714.937.2104
Cal Poly Pomona 805.756.6065