News: Athletic Training

Schellhase Travels to Colorado to Work with Olympic Teams, Athletes

Written By: Drexler B. James '13 | March 8, 2019
Dean’s Fellow and Associate Lecturer Kristen Schellhase will join other healthcare providers for two weeks in March in Colorado Springs, Colorado, where she will volunteer to work with athletes as...

Preceptor of the Month: Gjerome Mogol

Written By: Kim Maclennan | February 28, 2019
Congratulations, Gjerome Mogol, for earning the UCF Athletic Training Program’s Preceptor of the Month award for February 2019! Mogol is a teacher and athletic trainer at Apopka High School. He earned...

Athletic Training Students Learn From the Pros at NFL Pro Bowl Events

Written By: Kim Maclennan and Karen Guin | February 13, 2019
UCF athletic training students once again had an opportunity to learn from professional sports medicine staff and all-star players in town for the National Football League Pro Bowl, hosted by...

Preceptor of the Month: Samantha Visco

Written By: Kim Maclennan | January 24, 2019
Congratulations, Samantha Visco, for earning the UCF Athletic Training Program’s Preceptor of the Month award for January 2019! Visco is assistant athletic trainer for women’s soccer and men’s tennis for...

Preceptor of the Month: Stephanie Lennon

Written By: Kim Maclennan | November 30, 2018
Congratulations, Stephanie Lennon, for earning the UCF Athletic Training Program’s Preceptor of the Month award for November! Lennon is head athletic trainer for Oak Ridge High School. Praise for Lennon...

Athletic Training Students Give Back, Gain Skills With Community Partners

Written By: Drexler James | November 28, 2018
First-year students in UCF’s Athletic Training Program take a clinical skills class where they learn functional knowledge of human anatomy, advanced taping and bracing skills, and clinical assessment of general medical conditions. The students...

Preceptor of the Month: Rey Malave ’11

Written By: Kim MacLennan | October 31, 2018
Congratulations, Rey Malave, for earning the UCF Athletic Training Program’s first Preceptor of the Month award! Malave (B.S. in athletic training ’11) is an athletic trainer with CORA Rehabilitation. Praise...

Athletic Training Student Selected for State Leadership Position

Written By: Camille Dolan '98 | October 23, 2018
Allison Newsome, a junior in UCF’s Athletic Training Program, was recently selected for the Athletic Trainers’ Association of Florida’s Student LEAPS Program for 2018-2019. Newsome is one of 10 students...

UCF Athletic Training Students Part of Undefeated Football Team

Written By: Drexler B. James ’13 | December 22, 2017
This past football season was more than just a win for the UCF Knights football team and coaches. It was also a win for athletic training students Alina Verdeja and...

Photo Essay: Athletic Training Students Practice Spineboarding

Written By: Karen Guin | April 10, 2015
Each spring, seniors in the Athletic Training Program hone their emergency skills during a semester-long course named Acute Care in Athletic Training. “They get a one-credit refresher course on emergency skills...