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2015 BOC Athletic Trainer Regulatory Conference

Chris King accepts the Public Advocacy Award on behalf of Senator Greg Reed.On July 10-11, the BOC hosted the BOC Athletic Trainer Regulatory Conference in Omaha, Nebraska. Conference attendees included

By: Cherie Trimberger

BOC Communications Coordinator

On July 10-11, the BOC hosted the BOC Athletic Trainer Regulatory Conference in Omaha, Nebraska. Conference attendees included representatives of the athletic training and regulatory industries from across the country. The biennial conference is designed to create a communication network among state Athletic Trainer leadership and state regulatory agencies.

The BOC Board of Directors and staff hosted a reception to honor BOC Public Advocacy Award winners on July 10th. The Public Advocacy Award is designed to recognize an individual, group or organization who has demonstrated leadership in protecting athletic training consumers. Public Advocacy Award recipients are leaders in the conception, construction and/or modification of Athletic Trainer regulation that protects the public and athletic training consumers.

 

Public Advocacy Award Winners

Senator Greg Reed (Alabama)

Illinois Athletic Trainers Association Inc. and Midwest Orthopaedics at RUSH

Thank you to everyone who attended the Regulatory Conference, and congratulations to the award winners!

BOC Board President Susan McGowen and Mike “Sully” Sullivan MS, ATC, of the Illinois Athletic Trainers Association Inc.