Even though athletics are currently halted, New Jersey athletic trainers (ATs) remain on the front lines of healthcare. No longer on the sidelines of an athletic event, ATs state-wide are now helping fight the COVID-19 pandemic. COVID-19 has caused an increased need for healthcare professionals and first responders - a need that athletic trainers are more than qualified to fill.
ATSNJ will be celebrating the accomplishments of our scholarship and award winners at the annual awards program & brunch on Monday, March 2, 2020 during the 34th Annual ATSNJ Conference & Business Meeting.
Management of Hamstring Injuries
Interested in learning more about managing hamstring injuries? Here is some advice from Rothman Orthopaedic Institute, one of our Silver Corporate Sponsors.
As preseason progresses there is one key factor we often overlook....THE HEAT! Exertional heat stroke is the third leading cause of sudden death in athletes. THIS IS TOTALLY PREVENTABLE! Whether you are a college athlete or weekend warrior monitoring the temperature is crucial to ensure safe participation.