ISBN 9780736052924,Introduction to Athletic Training

Introduction to Athletic Training



Human Kinetics Publishers

Publication Year 2004

ISBN 9780736052924

ISBN-10 0736052925


Edition 2nd
Number of Pages 352 Pages
Language (English)

Medicine: general issues

About the Author
Susan Kay Hillman, ATC, PT, is associate professor and director of Human Anatomy at the Arizona School of Health Sciences, a division of the A.T. Still University. She has more than 13 years of experience as head athletic trainer for the University of Arizona and has served as a consultant, assistant athletic trainer, and physical therapist for the Pittsburgh Steelers as well as the Philadelphia Eagles football clubs.Hillman has served on the editorial board of the journal "Athletic Therapy Today" and the review board of the "Journal of Sport Rehabilitation." She is a member of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Trainers Association (RMATA) Program Committee. In 2004, she received the Distinguished Educator Award from the RMATA, and the year before she was named Most Distinguished Athletic Trainer by the National Athletic Trainers' Association (NATA). Hillman earned a master's degree in physical therapy from Stanford University and a master's degree in physical education and athletic training from the University of Arizona, as well as a bachelor's degree in the same field from Purdue University.