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This page will feature information regarding the Annual MATA Symposium and State Business Meeting. Please check back often for information regarding this great event. 

The 2018 Annual Business Meeting and Symposium will be held June 1 and 2 at Towson University in Towson, MD. 

Information on the program of events can be found by clicking HERE

Listed below are topics from previous events along with that years Athletic Training Student Quiz Bowl Winners.

MATA members may access the actual presentations by logging in and visiting the presentations page. 

2015 EBP Presentations

The Use of Clinical Prediction Rules and Evidenced Based Manual Therapies for Lumbar Spine Rehabilitation - Dr. Michael Higgins
Implementing the NATA Position Statement Recommendations for Ankle Sprain Rehab: An Evidence Based Approach - Dr. Thomas Kaminski

2014 Presentations

Radiology Review, PEARLS of the trade - Dr. Louis Kovacs

Pills, Pills, Pills: Commonly Prescribed Drugs Among Youth Athletes

Technology in the Athletic Training Room - Gina Palermo

Case Studies and Breakouts


2013 Presentations

Administering the FMS - Matt Nein

Basketball Speed, Strength and Conditioning - Adam Fletcher

Practical Application in Athletic Training of Information Gathered During the Functional Movement Screen - Nathan Wilder

Quiz Bowl Winners - Salisbury University

2012 Presentations

Instrument Assisted Soft Tisse Mobilization - Phil Tyre

A New Innovation for Hamstring Rehabilitation - Ray Chronister

Heat Illness and Sickle Cell Trait Prevention, Management Policy Development and Best Practices - Dr. Yvette Rooks

Risk Management and Emergency Planning - Darryl Conway

ACL and OCD in the Young Athlete - Dr. Richard Hinton

Bridging the Gap: Athletic Trainers and EMS Providers - Kim Tull and Ben Waples

Care of Athletes with Diabetes - Dr. Judith McLaughlin

Lateral Patella Instability - Dr. James Dreese

Quiz Bowl Winners - Salisbury University 

2011 Presentations

MATA Concussion Evaluation

Concussion - Dr. Crutchfield
Video 1 - Stevens Hits Lindros
Video 2 - Jamar Wall Zac Robinson Triple K.O.

Slow To Recover mTBI

Return to Play Concussion Agility Training

Quiz Bowl Winners - Towson University