2022 OATA Annual Meeting and Clinical Symposium

University of Tulsa
Allen Chapman Activity Center
Tulsa, OK 74104

CEUs: 9

Format: In Person

Dates: June 3-4, 2022

Fees: $125 (Includes HOF dinner, Saturday Breakfast and Saturday Lunch)

Registration Link: 2022 OATA Registration Page


  • Describe the dual task paradigm and the mechanism behind performance changes in dual task versus single task conditions and utilize to detect continued deficits following concussion and to track treatment effects
  • Understand the legislative process at the state level, recognize key stakeholders, and incorporate best practices from peer health professions for legislative advocacy
  • Utilizing the SSSA and PASS to evaluate and modify secondary school policy and procedures
  • Discuss the common impairments post ACL surgery, identify corrective strategies for impairments, and prevent ACL injury recurrence
  • Define the role of a school counselor and explore the relationship between athletic trainers and school counselors regarding mental health issues in the secondary school
  • Differentiate between a systems delivery mechanism and a traditional delivery mechanism and the benefits of systems planning in healthcare delivery
  • Recognize possible gaps in college faculty knowledge of post-concussion academic return guidelines, improve communication channels, and facilitate discussion with administration on the importance of concussion education for teaching faculty
  • Identify and apply best practices with regards to spinal injury, equipment removal, heat illness, and external hemorrhage.

Schedule Friday June 3, 2022


Time CEUs Presentation Speakers
1-1:50 1 Healthcare Delivery Systems Jeff Alderman MD
2-2:50 1 College Faculty Awareness of Post-Concussion Academic Return Guidelines Ron Walker EdD, LAT, ATC

Richard Bomgardner EdD, LAT, ATC

3-3:50 1 School Counselors and Athletic Trainers:  Tackling Mental Health from All Angles Emilie Shannon MA, LAT, ATC
4-4:50 1 Assessment of Dual Task Performance in Adults with Mild Traumatic Brain Injury:  A Systematic Review Rachel Hildebrand PhD, LAT, ATC, CBIS

Laura Wilson PhD, CCC-SLP, CBIST

5-6 0 Town Hall Business Meeting
6-7 0 Reception  
7-9 0 Hall of Fame Dinner included with registration  


Schedule Saturday June 4, 2022


Time CEUs Presentation Speakers
8-9 0 Breakfast included with registration
9-9:50 1 Hey! What are You Doing for This?  An In Depth Look at Creating a Sound Policy and Procedures Manual in the Secondary School Setting Dan Newman MS, LAT, ATC
10-12 2 Emergency Procedures Update Jennifer Volberding PhD, LAT, ATC

Jaclyn Arduini MS, LAT, ATC

Darren Lunow MS, LAT, ATC

12-12:30 0 Lunch – Box lunches included with registration
12:30-1:20 1 Strategies for Legislative Advocacy Nicole Wilkins EdD, LAT, ATC

Chandra Dyer MS, LAT, ATC

1:30-2:20 1 Clinical Pearls of ACL Recovery Koby Smith LAT, ATC

Cancellation/Refund Policy:

Refunds of this nature must be received within 10 days of the conclusion of the event and be approved by the Annual Meeting Chair and are subject to a $10 administrative fee.

  • Refund Requests must list “OATA Meeting Refund” in the subject line and include:
  • Full Name Address, NATA Membership Number, Conference Date