What is Kinesiology?
Kinesiology is the study of human body and movement science.
What is Sports Medicine?
Sports Medicine is a section of health care that applies medical and scientific knowledge to prevent, recognize, manage, and rehabilitate injuries related to sports, exercise and recreational activities.
What is an Athletic Trainer?
An Athletic Trainer specializes in the prevention, diagnosis, assessment, treatment, and rehabilitation of muscle and bone injuries and illnesses, and is educated in emergency care for catastrophic injuries such as spinal cord injuries, sudden cardiac arrest, heat illness and concussions. Working under the direction of a licensed physician (Dr. Sally Harris, MD at PAMF), and in cooperation with other healthcare providers, athletic trainers and recognized as allied health professionals by the American Medical Association (AMA) and must meet the qualifications set by a state regulatory board and/or the National Board of Certification, Inc.
About Ms. Myers
This course is taught by Korinn Myers, a graduate of San Jose State University with a bachelor's degree in Kinesiology with an emphasis in Athletic Training.
Professional Certification:- Board of Certification, Athletic Trainer, Certified (ATC) 2007-Present - American Red Cross, CPR, AED, for the Professional Rescuer and Healthcare Provider 2010-Present (Re-certified) - American Red Cross, CPR, AED, First Aid Lay Responder Instructor 2010-Present
Professional Involvement:- Member, National Athletic Trainers' Association (NATA) 2009-Present - Member, Far-West Athletic Trainers' Association (FWATA) 2009-Present - Member, ATC for Secondary Schools in California 2009-Present - Member and Chapter Monitor, National Honor Society of Sports Medicine for the High School Student 2009-Present
Contact and Office HoursKorinn Myers, ATC Head Athletic TrainerPhone: (650) 851-6172Fax: (650) 851-2839Email: email@example.com Available: Monday-Friday 2:00-6:30 Subject to change dependent on practice schedule, games, and season
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