2017 MAATA Annual Meeting

MAATA Annual Meeting Highlights
March 16-18, 2017
LaVista, NE
La Vista Hotel and Convention Center

The MAATA Annual Meeting Committee is proud to announce that registration is now up and running for the 38 th MAATA Annual Meeting! As Chair of the MAATA Annual Meeting Committee, I am very happy to bring to your attention conference highlights as well as several special events during your three-day stay in LaVista, Nebraska. The Annual Meeting Committee very much looks forward seeing you this coming March!

Registration page: https://www.maatad5.org/annual-meeting- and-symposium/registration/

Annual Meeting page: https://www.maatad5.org/annual-meeting- and-symposium/

All my best,

Dr. Brian J. Hughes, ATC, LAT
MAATA Annual Meeting Coordinator
MAATA Annual Meeting Highlights


CEU Info

  • 15 hours of BOC approved Category A CEUs
  • 9.5 hours of BOC approved Evidence Based Practice in general sessions
  • 11.5 hours of BOC approved Evidence Based Practice in two pre-conference workshops
  • (7.5 hours in FMS workshop and 4 hours in Visual and Vestibular Workshop)

Pre-conference workshops

  • 1) The Missing Link:  Visual and Vestibular Deficits Following Concussion. (mTBI).
    Rebecca A Bliss, PT, DPT, NCS, c/NDT and Ashley S. Reddell, OD, FCOVD. Thursday,
    March 16 11:30 to 4:00 4 of Category A (4 hours of approved EBP). $25 and open for the first 50 registrants
  • 2) Functional Movement Screen Level I Seminar.  Brett Jones, MS, ATC, CSCS. 7.5 hours
    of EBP designation. Thursday, March 16 8:00 am to 4:30 pm. Original price is $400 but
    MAATA attendees will only pay $300, a 25% savings!!! A home-study portion of this
    workshop will be required of the attendee.
  • 3) ACES Preparatory Workshop. $100 for NATA members/$195 for non-NATA members.
    A few highlighted conference sessions/topics

Several learning labs/workshops to sign up for

  • Strategic Alliance Update
  • Work place setting round table discussion
  • Trends in Emergency Care
  • Concussion update from the Berlin 2016 conference with Dr. Tom Kaminski
  • Student sessions for all three days including learning labs

Special and Social Events

  • Thursday night “All Attendees” welcome reception 8:00pm-11:00pm – $5 fee
  • Certified free communications poster presentations 8:30pm to 9:30pm
  • Vendors from 3:00pm to 10:00pm


  • YP lunch with HoF members (sign up on registration website)
  • MAATA Business Meeting 5:00pm – 6:00pm
  • MAATA Awards and Hall of Fame Dinner 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
  • MAATA Reception and Student Quiz Bowl 8:30 pm – 11:00 pm


  • Student Oral Free Communications 8:00am – 9:50am
  • Student Poster Free Communications 10:00am – 10:50am
  • State Business Meetings 12:00