The 2022 GATA Annual Meeting and Symposium will be held on June 4 at the Hughston Foundation in Columbus, GA. This year’s symposium provides attendees important educational opportunities, business meeting, a social, and networking opportunities.
The program is intended to provide entry-level and experienced Athletic Trainers opportunities to learn new skills and techniques on a variety of sports medicine related topics, as well as gain knowledge on issues important to the practice of athletic healthcare.
Topics of Learning (Updated as Schedule Finalizes):
Target Audience: All Athletic Trainers
CEU Credits: Attending the entire conference will include 8-10+ Category A CEUs.
Registration: Discounted Early Registration rates start at $80 for certified members and $25 for students. Early Registration discounts end May 23, 2022.
Cancellation/Refund policy: Cancellations must be in writing and submitted to GATA Treasurer to qualify for refund. Cancellation request received two (2) weeks prior to the start of the scheduled meeting = full refund minus $5 processing fee. Cancellation request received one (1) week prior to start of scheduled meeting = 50% refund. Cancellation request received <7 days prior to start of the meeting = No refund.
(Call the hotel for special GATA rate of $85/night +tax: 706-225-1000)
|Saturday, June 4th|
|7:00 AM||Registration Opens|
|7:45 AM||Welcome||GATA President Jared Sandler|
|8:00 AM||Derek Woessner, MD||Concussions and Mental Health with qEEG demo|
|9:15 AM||Dominic Carreira, MD||Athletic Hip Injuries|
|10:15 AM||GATA Business Meeting||GATA Committee Chairs|
|10:45 AM||Ross Brakeville, DPT||Knee Valgus – Villain or Hero?|
|11:45 AM||Break / Exhibitors|
|1:30 PM||Keynote: Chad Asplund, MD||How Athletic Medicine Should Be Reimagined|
|2:30 PM||Andy Grubbs||How to Avoid Lawyers|
|3:30 PM||Break / Exhibitors|
|3:45 PM||Hooton Foundation||Appearance and Performance Enhancing Substances: The Pressure to Perform|
|4:45 PM||Benton Emblom, MD||Sports Hernia|
|5:45 PM||Randall Murphy, MD||ACL Reconstruction Techniques with Cadaver Demo|
|6:45 PM||Gatorade Presentation|
GATA Social Featuring DJ BlacRob
|Sunday, June 5th||GATA Golf Outing||Contact Andy Grubbs for Details|