ATPPS’s mission is to be the leading advocate for athletic trainers in physician practice. Providing education and resources to improve patient care and experience.

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Just Released! ATPPS Position Statement on Specialization

ATPPS supports specialization throughout all healthcare professions. ATPPS feels following the medical model of specialization is equally valuable for athletic trainers as we continue to provide quality patient care along best practices throughout the profession.


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Residency Programs

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Upcoming Events

  1. American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons 2021 Annual Meeting

    August 31 - September 4
  2. American Academy of Family Physicians Sports Medicine Livestream Conference

    November 10 @ 8:00 am - November 13 @ 5:00 pm
  3. NATA 2022 Convention

    June 28, 2022 - July 1, 2022