The Saint Louis University Athletic Training Program in the Doisy College of Health Sciences is a graduate professional program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education. In accordance with the Jesuit mission, which recognizes the dignity of all persons, the program seeks to develop competent practitioners who act for the good of the public, recognize the value of interprofessional practice, and who seek opportunities to serve the disadvantaged.
Team of SLU AT Students Finish First in MoATA Quiz Bowl
Three athletic training students from Saint Louis University finished first in the Missouri Athletic Trainers' Association (MoATA) Quiz Bowl competition to qualify for the district competition in March 2021. This year's event was conducted virtually, as will the district's event.
MoATA holds a Quiz Bowl competition yearly to determine Missouri's representatives for the Mid-America Athletic Trainers' Association (MAATA) Quiz Bowl competition. The winners of the district Quiz Bowls qualify for the national competition at the National Athletic Trainers' Association Clinical Symposia and AT Expo in June. These Jeopardy-style competitions require teams of 3 to answer questions on all of the Domains of Athletic Training.
SLU's Quiz Bowl team is comprised of second-year professional students Jose Blanco, Kate Perko and Joey Wenzl. They will graduating with a Master of Athletic Training degree in May of 2021.