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Elections are Coming!!!
Are you interested in joining the DATA Executive Board? Here is your chance to influence change right here in Delaware. Openings will be available for both Treasurer and President-Elect at the end of this year. Voting will take place at the annual business meeting in December. If you are interested in running for either position or have questions about the positions please contact us here.
AT Your Own Risk Social Media Contest
The new NATA public awareness campaign, At Your Own Risk, launched its first nationwide contest giving parents, student athletes and administrators in secondary schools the opportunity to share how athletic trainers improve safety for a chance to win $500 for their school’s sports medicine team. The winning entry, to be decided on August 31st, will be the testimonial and accompanying picture with the most “likes”. See contest rules and entry details on the At Your Own Risk Facebook page.
Help Support Louisiana ATs Affected By Flooding
A GoFundMe campaign has been created to help support ATs that have been affected by the severe flooding in Louisiana. Click on the link below to visit the donation page and help support our fellow ATs in need.
NATA Launches New Website for the Public
AT Your Own Risk is a brand new website designed to educate, provide resources and equip the public to act and advocate for safety in work, life and sport. This is a great resource to share with parents, coaches, administrators, and any other member of the general public. The site also includes information about ATs to help you educate your communities. Click on the image below to check out the new website and start spreading the word.
More Delaware High Schools Hire Their Own Full-Time ATs
Newark Charter recently joined the ranks of Delaware schools that have successfully hired their own full-time AT. Congratulations to Theresa Repole on her new position and congratulations to Newark Charter for this great accomplishment. Remember, it is up to each of you to make advocating for ATs a priority in your own environments. If you need any assistance or information on educating others about athletic training, please contact us.
The NATA recently published all of the infographics that have been seen throughout the NATA News. These documents make great resources for athletes, coaches, and parents and can also be used as educational material to be posted in the AT facility. You can go to the NATA website to download the infographics for free and you can also submit recommendations for future infographics.
To ensure the quality of healthcare for the physically active in the state of Delaware.
To advance the profession of Athletic Training through education and research.
To provide quality continuing education for the membership.
To safeguard and advance the interest of its membership.
-From the DATA By-Laws