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Ryan Madaleno a Junior AT Program Student was Awarded the SEATA Family Scholarship

Ryan Madaleno will be recognized at the Annual Southeast Athletic Trainers Association Clinical Symposium March 14-16, 2014 at the Crown Plaza Ravinia Hotel, Atlanta, GA.  Ryan Madaleno is the son of Jim Madaleno, MS, ATC who is in his eighth year as director of sports medicine at the University of Kentucky and his 16th year as the head athletic trainer for the University of Kentukcy football team.  Ryan is continuing on in his father's footsteps as he pursues a career in athletic training.  This scholarship is awarded to family members of SEATA members.

EKU Athletic Training Major Accepts 2014 NFL Summer Intership with New York Giants

Ryan Madaleno, an athletic training major completing his junior year and who is in his second year of the professional phase of the EKU Athletic Training Program, was offered and accepted a 2014 summer internship with the New York Giants.   Ryan spent this past fall applying to several NFL teams for internships and received an offer from the New York Giants towards the end of the Fall Semester.    Ryan becomes the latest in a long line of EKU athletic training students to be selected for NFL Summer internships. 

EKU SENIOR ATHLETIC TRAINING MAJOR ACCEPTS NFL POSITION

Bobby Feeback Pictured working sidelines of Dallas Cowboys

By Stephanie Cole

EKU Public Relations

RICHMOND, Ky. – In the heat of two Texan summers, Bobby Feeback rubbed shoulders with some Cowboys in the fields. The football fields, that is.

Now, after two summer-long, pre-season internships with the team, Feeback, an Eastern Kentucky University senior athletic training major from Cynthiana, has accepted a two-year seasonal position with the Dallas Cowboys.

AT Program May 2013 Graduates Deliver 100% 1st Time Pass Rate on Board of Certification Exam

The EKU Athletic Training (AT) Program May 2013 graduating senior class recieved the results of their Board of Certification Exam  on May 6, 2013 with 100% of them passing on there first attempt.  Students in the EKU AT program are eligible to take the Board of Certication Exam in April of there final semester.  This is the pinnacle point for AT program students of what they have been working hard for the past four years.  The students have

Five Athletic Training (AT) Program Students Honored with Awards by the EKU Department of Exercise & Sport Science

The Athletic Training (AT) Program at Eastern Kentucky Universty was well represented at the Department of Exercise and Sport Science Honors Awards Day.   The Department selected Dave Werner, MAT, ATC, LAT Associate Director of Sports Health for the University of Florida as the 2013 Outstanding Alumnus of the Year. 

Dave Werner, MAT, ATC, LAT Recieves Department of Exercise & Sports Sciences Oustanding Alumnus of the Year Award!

David Werner, MAT, ATC, LAT the current Associate Director of Spors Health at the University of Florida, where he also serves as the men's basketball athletic trainer, was awared the Eastern Kentucky University Department of Exercise and Sport Sciences 2013 Outstanding Alumnus Award.  Dave is a 1991 graduate of the EKU athletic training program, who completed his Master's Degree at the University of Louisville.  He then went on to work with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 1993, then served as an Intern Athletic Trainer back at EKU from January 1994 to May 1994, before taking a

48 ATEP Students Attend Conference for Athletic Training students in Atlanta GA Jan. 31-Feb. 2, 2013

The EKU ATEP and all 48 professional phase students and faculty attended the student SEATA conference in Atlanta, GA.  The conference had 80 invited faculty from all over the United States and was comprised of 842 athletic training students with eight of the ten districts of the NATA (National Athletic Trainers Associaton represented and over twenty five states.  The confernce provides three tracks one for students in the first year of EKU's program, on for second year EKU program students and then

Andrew Brubaker, Senior ATEP Students win's Southeast AThletic Trainers Association $1,000.00 Memorial Undergraduate Scholarship

Andrew Brubaker a senior athletic training student at EKU has been awarded the SEATA Memorial Undergraduate Scholarship. Dr.

Dallas Cowbowy's Invite Bobby Feeback for a Second Summer Internship Experience for 2013

Bobby Feeback, a junior in the athletic training education program who spent last summer serving as an summer intern with the Dallas Cowboys, he recently was invited back for summer 2013.  Bobby also was invited to help this past fall during the Dallas Cowboys vs.

ATEP Students attend I-Lead Confernnce in Dallas, TX a National Leadership Conference for Future Leaders in Athletic Training

The EKU Athletic Training Education Program has six students five sophomores, Senior Andrew Brubaker and Sophomores BreAnna Hankins, Bridget Eaton, Caitlin Adams, Karyn Zaage, and Jessica Kidwell attended the NATA Bi-Annual iLead Conference which is held in conjuction with the NATA's National Athletic Trainers Educators Conference or ATEC this past weekend in Dallas, TX (Jan. 11 to 12, 2013).   This will also continue the tradition of having had students at all iLead conferences since the conference started 6 yeas ago and this is held every two years.

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