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June 1, 2024

The 2024 GATA Annual Meeting and Symposium will be held on June 1 at the Great Wolf Lodge in LaGrange.  This year’s symposium provides attendees important educational opportunities, business meeting, a social, and networking opportunities. 

The program is intended to provide entry-level and experienced Athletic Trainers opportunities to learn new skills and techniques on a variety of sports medicine related topics, as well as gain knowledge on issues important to the practice of athletic healthcare. 

Target Audience: All Athletic Trainers

CEU Credits: The entire conference will include 6 CEUs.

Honors & Awards Lunch:  1 ticket included with conference registration with additional tickets available for purchase on the registration website.  This year's ceremony includes 3 Hall of Fame inductions!

Registration:  Discounted Early Registration rates start at $100 for certified members and $25 for students.  Early Registration discounts end May 26, 2024

    Cancellation/Refund policy: Cancellations must be in writing and submitted to GATA Treasurer to qualify for refund. Cancellation request received two (2) weeks prior to the start of the scheduled meeting = full refund minus $5 processing fee. Cancellation request received one (1) week prior to start of scheduled meeting = 50% refund. Cancellation request received <7 days prior to start of the meeting = No refund. 


    2024 GATA Annual Conference

    Great Wolf Lodge

    LaGrange, Georgia 

      Saturday, June 1st
    7:00 AM Registration Opens
    7:45 AM

       Andy Grubbs Opening Remarks / Welcome

    8:00 AM    Jeremy Reifsnyder, DO    SLAP Tears
    8:45 am 

    Charles Roberson, MD

    The Sports Medicine Physician and The Athletic Trainer: A Winning Team

    9:45 AM    Liz Wyatt MS, LAT, ATC    Emerging and Transitioning Settings
    10:30 AM

    Break / Exhibitors

    10:45 AM    Rachel Le PhD, LAT, ATC    Head Impact Biomechanics and Concussions
         Abigail Feder, PhD / Dan Charek, PhD    Concussion Injury Management, Return to Learn
    12:15 PM Awards Luncheon
    1:45 PM    Britney Mobley DPT, CSCS    SportsMetrics - ACL Prevention Training
    2:45 PM    Alex Beebe PT,DPT,OCS,CSCS,CES    Recovery Strategies for the Throwing Athlete
    3:45 PM

    Break / Exhibitors

    4:00 PM    Ruth Harris MS, LAT, ATC, EMT-B, CES, SMTC    Emergency Preparedness / EAPs
    4:45 PM Closing remarks 
    5:00 PM


    *Young Professionals (ATs certified 12 years or less) are invited to a special break out session at 9am
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    Host Hotel and Conference Site:

    Great Wolf Lodge

    150 Tom Hall Parkway, LaGrange GA 30240

    Partner Hotel:

    Hampton Inn LaGrange Near Calloway Gardens

    100 Willis Circle, LaGrange, GA 30240

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