Alabama Athletic Trainers' Association ALATA eBlast News
March 18, 2009

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In This Issue:
    Attention ATCs, Inexpensive CEUs     Call For Nominations 
    Scholarships Applications        
Attention ATCs, Inexpensive CEUs
Sandestin Golf and Beach ResortTime is closing in and it is time to get our CEU’s.  Registration is open for the Alabama Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Symposium.  The fee is only $100 for early registration.  That is for 15 CEU’s.  You will not find a better deal this summer.  That is 15 CEU’s for $100.  Please do not forget to register and come down for a great meeting and fun in the sun.  The early registration ends May 1, 2009.  Just go to and get your registration form.  Don’t waste time, register now and SAVE MONEY.  We look forward to having you there.
Call For Nominations
It is that time of year to recognize those ATC’s and individuals in Alabama that help improve our profession on a daily basis.  We need nominations for the following awards.  The nominations need to be in by April 4, 2009.  Please send your nomination to Bryan Combs, ALATA Vice President, at  With the nomination please write a few words to explain why this individual deserves to be a recipient.  We appreciate any nominations.  This is a time for us to show our thanks to those who sacrifice for us.

Awards:  Clinical Athletic Trainer of the Year, High School/Secondary Schools Athletic Trainer of the Year, Collegiate Athletic Trainer of the Year, Award of Merit, Sports Medicine Person of the Year, Service Award, Vendor.
Scholarships Applications

The application deadline of March 31 to apply for 2009 ALATA scholarships is quickly approaching. Applications and criteria are available at  A graduate scholarship of $1,000 and an undergraduate scholarship of $1,000.00 are available.  If you need additional information and application, please visit  or email Paul Crawford at or Jake Shaw at