The NATA Political Action Committee’s biggest annual fundraiser, the NATAPAC Breakfast, is always one of the most-sought after tickets at convention. Make plans to join us at the breakfast, a great opportunity to network with your peers while you listen to an inspiring keynote address from a leader in the athletic training field. Details about the 2017 event will be posted when available, so check back soon. Preregistration is required, and tickets are $50. Proceeds support NATAPAC’s work to effect change by supporting candidates for public office whose views align with our own goals.
Ron Courson to Headline 2017 NATAPAC Breakfast
NATA Hall of Famer Ron Courson, ATC, PT, NRAEMT, CSCS, senior associate athletic director for sports medicine with the University of Georgia, will be the keynote speaker for the NATA Political Action Committee’s annual breakfast 7-9 a.m. Tuesday, June 27 in Houston during the NATA Clinical Symposia & AT Expo. Courson’s athletic training background is extensive, and he is a leading expert in athletic emergency care and sudden death. He’s been instrumental in writing NATA position statements about spine injury management, exertional heat illness, preventing sudden death and emergency planning. A former collegiate athlete himself, Courson has been working in collegiate athletics since the 1980s and has provided care for the University of Georgia athletes since 1995. He was inducted into the NATA Hall of Fame in 2013.
Preregistration is required to attend the NATAPAC Breakfast and can be done while registering for NATA 2017
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