2021 Agenda

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Friday, June 4th

TimeSession InfoSpeakers
8:00 AM – 9:00 AMHydration Status and Perception of Fluid Loss in Male and Female Collegiate Rugby Union Players
EBP CEUs: 1 EBP Pending

Trev Muth, MS, ATC
9:00 AM – 10:00 AMSupporting Student-Athletes’ Mental Health during COVID-19
CEUs: 1
Chelsa Thompson, LIMHP
10:00 AM – 10:30 AMBreak
10:30 AM – 11:30 AMProviding Culturally Competent Health Care to the LGBTQIA+ Community
CEUs: 1
Emma Nye, DAT, LAT, ATC
11:30 AM – 12:30 PMNSATA Business Meeting and Working Lunch
NSATA Executive Board
12:30 PM – 1:30 PMNSATA Legislative Update – The Path We’ve Traveled and the Road that Lies Ahead
CEUs: 1
Rusty McKune, MS, ATC, Coleen Nielsen
1:30 PM – 2:30 PMThe Eyes and Ears of Concussion
EBP CEUs: 1 EBP Pending

Harry Kerasidis, MD
2:30 PM – 3:00 PMBreak
3:00 PM – 4:00 PMExercise Related Respiratory Symptoms: Usual and Unusual Suspects
EBP CEUs: 1 EBP Pending

Kitty Newsham, PhD, ATC
4:00 PM – 5:00 PMBracing Updates: A Summary of Prophylactic Bracing and Injury Prevention
CEUs: 1
BJ Maack, ATC


The target audience for this conference is certified athletic trainers, allied health care professionals and athletic training students.


The NSATA Summer Education Conference program includes Essential and Advanced level sessions.

The Nebraska State Athletic Trainers’ Association is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to offer continuing education for Certified Athletic Trainers.


Statements of Credit will be provided electronically after to the conference to each attendee who completes the following:

  • Registered and paid fee
  • Sign-in at conference
  • Attend the conference
  • Complete and return participant assessment and program evaluation