A New York man, who worked as an athletic trainer
in a school, was arrested Saturday and charged with raping a minor.
"Being an athletic trainer
is about providing the highest quality of care to our patients and a tireless dedication to learning, growing and serving.
John Ostrowski, will serve as coordinator of sports medicine and head athletic trainer
at Moravian's athletics program.
Onks earned a bachelor's degree in exercise science from the University of Tennessee and a master's degree in athletic training from Ohio University, and is a certified athletic trainer
. He also has a doctorate from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed an osteopathic internship through PCOM and the Crozer-Keystone Health System in Philadelphia, a family medicine residency at Wake Forest University and a sports medicine fellowship at Penn State.
"I was embarrassed we were last," says Chris Mathewson, head athletic trainer
at Ponderosa High School in Parker, Colorado, speaking of his state's showing in the study's ranking of state safety efforts.
Hart, an athletic trainer
who conducts clinical research at the University of Virginia, and his colleagues wrote in the journal, "A 17-year-old athlete who tears her anterior cruciate ligament could develop osteoarthritis before she turns 30, potentially leading to chronic pain and disability." Damage to this ligament, in the centre of the knee, is the most common injury among young athletes, especially girls, they wrote.
visits for all school sports totaled 85,885.
"We discovered, with significant help and expertise from head athletic trainer
Pat Jernigan, that the overall impact profile may be used to correct tackling form and reduce impact proactively," explains Matthew Morrison, assistant professor for electrical engineering at the university.
is the Assistant Athletic Trainer
with the Kansas City Chiefs.
However, there are alternate tools an athletic trainer
may use to determine the likelihood a concussion was sustained.
The evidence: 70 percent of public high schools have access to an athletic trainer
in some capacity--double the amount reported in 1994.