• Sports Medicine/Rehabilitation Specialist Award
    This award is given to an athletic trainer whose work and contributions have significantly impacted the field of sports medicine or rehabilitation for athletes.
  • Nominations for the Sports Medicine/Rehabilitation Specialist Award are open online from March 1 through March 15 of every year.

    This award is given to an athletic trainer whose work and contributions have significantly impacted the field of sports medicine or rehabilitation for athletes. 

    Congratulations to our 2014 Winner, Morey Kolber, PT, PhD, OCS, Cert. MDT, CSCS 

    Past Award Recipients include:

    2013 - Terry Grindstaff, PhD, PT, ATC, SCS, CSCS,*D

    2012 - John P. McCarthy, PhD, CSCS,*D, FNSCA

    2011 - Greg Myer, PhD, CSCS

    2010 - Scott E. Lawrance, CSCS

    2009 - Danny McMillian, DPT, CSCS

    2008 - Jaynie Bjornaraa, PhD, MPH, PT, CSCS,*D

    2007 - Dan Wathen, CSCS,*D, NSCA-CPT,*D, FNSCA

    2005 - David Potach, CSCS,*D, NSCA-CPT,*D

    2004 - Jeff Falkel, CSCS,*D

    2003 - Todd Ellenbecker, CSCS

    2002 - Jeff Fahrenbruch, MPT, CSCS,*D

    2001 - Donald Chu, PhD