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The VNATA 2021 Educational Program offered more than 70 educational sessions and the opportunity to earn up to 25 CEUs including 8 EBP sessions. 

View the VNATA 2021 Program

VNATA 2021 has closed. Save the date for NATA 2022 to be held June 28 – July 1 in Philadelphia.

Visit the Schedule page view all VNATA 2021 education and events.

Assessments/CEUs/Statements of Credit

Your participation in each session is tracked and you must view a session in its entirety in order to take the assessment and earn CEU credit. 
A link to access your statement of credit will be sent to the email address you used for your VNATA login by end of October.

The VNATA 2021 Educational Program includes focus on three themes:

Ergogenic Aids

This theme is focused on disseminating information on techniques and/or substances used for the purpose of enhancing performance.

Mental Wellness

This theme is focused on techniques and strategies to enhance emotional, psychological, and social well-being.

Emergency Preparedness/Response

This theme is focused on policies, strategies, and procedures that can be implemented by athletic trainers to mitigate the impact of an emergent event.

Educational Session Formats

Session formats for VNATA 2021 will include:


Lecture sessions cover a wide range of topics with useful takeaways for every athletic training setting.

Evidence-Based Practice

Evidence-Based Practice (EBP) lecture sessions incorporate the newest evidence into clinical decision making, with the goal of improving patient outcomes. VNATA 2021 educational programming offers eight different EBP lecture sessions.

Free Communications Presentations

The NATA Foundation’s Free Communications program, is often the first chance an AT has to present their research and clinical case studies on a topic during the VNATA. The Free Communications program provides a forum for researchers and clinicians to disseminate research and clinical case studies.

Athletic Training Student Seminar

The Athletic Training Student Seminar (ATSS) is coordinated by the NATA Student Leadership Committee. The goal of the 2021 ATSS is to provide students with the education, knowledge, and resources to advance within the athletic training career. 2020 was a year of change; changing the way we deliver health care from the location in which athletic trainers work to how we manage infection control.

All sessions now offer closed captioning.