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Success Story: Athletic Trainer Dr. Christopher Brown

Christopher Brown, PhD, LAT, ATC, CSCS, OPE-C, is a Clinical Assistant Professor and the Clinical Coordinator for the undergraduate Athletic Training and Doctor of Athletic Training programs at the University of Florida. After becoming an athletic trainer (AT), Brown enjoyed his teaching experiences while working at a clinic and decided he needed a doctorate to [...]

Becoming an Athletic Trainer Master Clinician

Athletic trainers (AT) have unique challenges they face as the profession shifts toward a higher degree as the career entry point. The AT profession is dynamic and requires individuals to be able to adapt, modify, and overcome issues to ultimately become master clinicians. But ATs are problem solvers, inventive, and interprofessional, as well as life-long [...]

The Rewards of Being an Athletic Trainer

March is National Athletic Training Month and the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) is utilizing the month “to spread awareness about the important work of athletic trainers (AT).” To do our part we asked a few of our athletic training students in our Doctor of Philosophy in Health Sciences to share why they love being [...]

Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions launches new master’s degree program for athletic trainers

PROVO, Utah, Mar. 3, 2020 – Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions (RMUoHP) today announced a new Master of Science in Athletic Training Practice (MSATP) degree program. Applications are now being accepted for the fall 2020 semester. “The MSATP curriculum is designed to help students advance careers as athletic trainers,” said Michelle Monaco, RMUoHP MSATP [...]

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Success Stories: Creating Meaningful Career Pathways – Athletic Trainer & Alumna Dr. Racheal Lawler

Racheal Lawler, PhD, ATC, was often told that there were things that she wouldn’t be able to do as an athletic trainer because she was a woman. But, that never stopped her from going on and getting things done. She has been an incredible force in the athletic training profession. Dr. Lawler says, “I [...]

Who’s Who at RMU?

It is no secret that at RMUoHP we are student-centered and work hard to make sure every student who walks through our doors will be successful healthcare professionals when they walk out. As faculty and employees, we love seeing students’ smiling faces in the hallways or on our computer screens, and we are always here [...]