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Registration is Now Open!


*If you have already submitted pre-registration in recent weeks, please check your email for instructions on completing your registration, signing up for pre-conference opportunities and ensure your check is being submitted for payment.

Questions or concerns? Please email SWATAAnnualMeeting@gmail.com

General SWATA 2022 Convention & Housing Fees Information

Attendees & Housing Registration Click Here

Billy Pickard Expo Vendors & Sponsorship Registration Click Here

Questions or technical help? Contact Paul Dunham, SWATA COO swataoperations@gmail.com or SWATAAnnualMeeting@gmail.com

SWATA 2022 Convention & Housing Fees:
Preregistration member $125, non-member $175,
Onsite member $225, non-member $275,
Pre-registration certified student member $60, certified student non-member $75,
Onsite certified student member $65, certified student non-member $80,
Pre-registration student member $25, student non-member $35,
Onsite student member $30, student non-member $40
Hotel Room Rate for Sheraton Arlington: $165.00 + taxes and fees

Housing for the 68th Annual SWATA Symposium and Billy Pickard Expo is now open. Our host hotel is the Sheraton Arlington (1500 Convention Center Drive, Arlington, Texas).
The last day to book rooms is Tuesday, June 28, 2022, or until the room block is filled.
If you have rooming questions, please contact David Traylor at Dtrayttu@gmail.com.

The SWATA Program Committee is working to develop a comprehensive program including lectures and skill sessions for up to 16 CEUs.

Tentative Featured Topics and Speakers

Topic Speaker(s)
A Practical Approach to Power Performance with Protein Amy Goodson RD
Preventing Sudden Death in Sports Using Stakeholders 

to your Advantage

Brendon McDermott PhD, ATC, FACSM
Understanding Lingering Symptoms after Concussion Munro Cullum PhD and Stephen Bunt EdD
Tinnitus: A clinical overview for athletic trainers Mark Knoblauch PhD, LAT, ATC, CSCS
Functional Assessment and Rehabilitation of Athletic Hip Injuries: the Groin and Proximal Hamstring Ryan McGovern PhD, LAT, ATC and Kevin Auten, PT, MPT
Mindful Self-Care for the Practicing Athletic Trainer: The Evidence and Implications for Mental Health and Patient-Centered Care Luzita Vela PhD, LAT, ATC
Crisis Etiquette – What to say and not to say in times of grief Bubba Wilson LAT, ATC
Respiratory Emergencies in Athletics: 

Recognition and Immediate Treatment

Jonathan Santana MD and Marian Abowd MS, LAT, ATC
Whole-Body Reactive Agility Metrics to Identify Football Players with a Core and Lower Extremity Injury Risk Scott Bruce EdD, ATC
Physiologic and Biomechanical Predisposition to Shoulder and Elbow Injury in Pitchers Andrew Cage EdD, LAT, ATC, CES, PES, CCT
Panel – Implementation of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion CAATE Standards

Potential Skills sessions: 

  • Vestibular screening for the athletic trainer
  • Emergency equipment removal and critical care
  • IV administration

Symposium Future Dates

2022 – Arlington, Texas, July 21 – July 23
2023 – Arlington, Texas, July 18 – July 20

Convention Co-Chairs:
David Traylor
Nikki Vincent

Cindy Trowbridge

Karl Kapchinski
Trent Cox

Catherine Windsor
Stephanie Greeson

Honors and Awards:
Cody Jenschke
Rick Redden

Starting March 1st, 2019 there will be a $25 fee for requesting CEU certificates from past SWATA Symposiums.
Please click here: CEU Recovery Request