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Articles for: Athletic Training Programs

Kinesiology faculty member honored by American College of Sports Medicine

April 7, 2016
Rod Dishman received the 2016 Citation Award for his outstanding contributions to the field of exercise science.

Study finds exercise can help enhance diabetic medication

April 5, 2016
Doctoral candidate Melissa Erickson examines the effects of exercise on blood glucose levels among patients taking metformin.

Olympian recounts long journey from orphanage to success

March 23, 2016
Hoffa discusses the hardships he faced growing up and the lessons he learned as a student athlete.

Student athletic trainer recognized for recent accomplishments

July 22, 2015
Maggie Horne, a student athletic trainer at Spalding High School, was recently featured in the Griffin Daily News for her outstanding accomplishments in the field. Before her freshman year, Horne started working as a student manager for her high school's football team and has since moved into a trainer position under the school's head trainer Jett Daniel. The rising junior attended [UGA's Athletic Training Student Workshop](/news/2015/07/high-school-senior-set-on-pursuing-a-career-in- athletic

High school senior set on pursuing a career in athletic training

July 2, 2015
Calyn Malinzak, 17, will fulfill her duties as an athletic training student aide for the third time this fall, but before she begins her senior year at Central Forsyth High School, she will spend a few days of her summer attending UGA's Athletic Training Student Workshop to learn more about the field of sports medicine. Every year, the College of Education's kinesiology department hosts a three-day comprehensive workshop designed to expose high school students to the world of athletic training