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About  
The Maryland Athletic Trainers' Association (MATA) is a professional organization for athletic trainers and other health care practitioners who support the advancement of the profession of athletic training within the state of Maryland. Founded in 1983, it is comprised of over 500 NATABOC Certified Athletic Trainers, physicians, concerned health care providers and students.
 
Our Objectives

• to encourage and support the
professional development of its members

• to provide a means for the exchange of ideas

• to work to ensure that all individuals within the state of Maryland have access to quality health care

• to provide a source of service, education and reference to its members and to the citizens of Maryland who seek the services of Athletic Trainers

We Are

• AMA recognized health care professionals

• Unique health care providers working under the supervision of a licensed physician to provide assessment, treatment and rehabilitative services to patients

• Educated in the assessment, treatment, and rehabilitation of medical conditions resulting from injury and illness

• Qualified providers of rehabilitative medicine and preventative service

 

Latest News

MATA BUSINESS MEETING AND SYMPOSIUM
Mark your calendars for May 15 and 16 for the annual MATA Business Meeting and Symposium. This year's program has a lot to offer. For more information and registration information click HERE or visit the symposium section of the site

NEW EBP COURSES ADDED TO CALENDAR
Full Stride Wellness (http://www.fullstridewellness/) will be hosting another EBP CEU course on Sunday May 17th. More details can be found on our Calendar page as well as their website.

The Pennsylvania Athletic Trainers Society will be hosting their Annual Symposium on Jun 10-13 in Gettysburg, PA. They will be offering 4 EBP CEU's at their symposium this year. Please visit http//www.gopats.org/symposia/symposia.htm for more information or to view the registration information.

NEW RESOURSE FOR PARENTS ATHLETES AND COACHES
http://www.sportsmedtoday.com/ is a new patient focused sports medicine website from the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine. There is a searchable database with a variety of sports medicine topics. More information on this new site can be found on our Resources pages.

NEW SPONSORS
           
The MATA would like to welcome our newest sponsors RCM&D and The Advanced Interventional Pain and Sports Medicine Center. RCM&D are joining us at the Silver Level and the Advanced Interventional Pain and Sports Medicine Center are joining us at the Bronze Level. Please visit our sponsor page for links to the companies as well as our other sponsors

HONORS AND AWARDS

Congratulations to the following Athletic Trainers on being honored at the National and District Level. John Bielawski will be inducted in to the MAATA District 3 Hall of Fame Class of 2015. Peter Kotz will be receiving the NATA Service Award as well as the MAATA District 3 Most Distinguished Athletic Trainer Award. Well done John and Peter!

FROM THE NATIONAL OFFICE
The NATA released a statement on the SAFE PLAY Act of 2015. Please
click here to read all about this important initiative. More information about how you can support this act can be found HERE

Attention Athletic Trainers - have you signed up for your NPI Number? If you are unsure or if you need to take this important step to help our profession, please visit
NATA.org/NPI

CEU'S
Anyone wishing to post a Continuing Education Event to the MATA Calendar or have it sent to the members via the list serv should contact Brian Bradshaw, the chair of the Website and Electronic Communication Committee. He can be reached at
bradshawATC@gmail.com

NAVIGATING THE SITE
Please 
CLICK HERE for a document helping you navigate  the site. It outlines where to find any information you may be looking for.

If you are looking for the MATA List Serv Signup, it is located in the members section under discussion board. You are able to sign up for the list serv there. If you currently do not have access to the web site, please contact Brian Bradshaw (
bradshawATC@gmail.com) for access to the site and/or addition to the list serv.

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