During March, athletic trainers across America are being recognized for their commitment to helping people prevent injuries and stay healthy and active. In celebration, the HES Department of Health Science presents AT Month Scholar, Kevin King.
His talk "Our Sports Medicine Team: Interdisciplinary Resources, Inclusion in Athletic Training and Professional Service" takes place on Monday, March 25 at 6:30 pm in Russell Hall Auditorium (Rm. 159). King is an athletic trainer with the Carolina Panthers. The public is invited!
Dr. Elizabeth (Lizzie) Hibberd, assistant professor in the Department of Health Science, is hosting a new podcast from the Journal of Athletic Training. During the monthly episodes of The AT Tapes, Dr. Hibberd will interview researchers and clinicians about current topics facing athletic trainers to discuss how they can utilize best practices with the goal of improving patient outcomes.
Responsibilities: “Work closely with the Supervisor to ensure staff educational requirements are met. Assist in the design, implementation and maintenance of a comprehensive Health Education and Cultural and Linguistics Plan and Programs for HOU. Assist in the planning process and conducting workshops. Assist in developing creative electronic presentations. Research grant opportunities for fitness equipment, playground, gardening, and other related opportunities. Assist in a variety of administrative operations and functions in the office. Other projects as needed.”
About Darious: “I LOVE throwing weights at Crossfit RTR! It’s amazing and the instructors are phenomenal! I enjoying serving as the Chief Advisor to President McGiffert in the Student Government Association which enables me to give back and serve students. I love to travel (I try to take at least 1-3 trips per month, long or short distance).”