PATS Research Award


The PATS Research Committee is now accepting applications for the PATS, Inc. Supported Research Grant. PATS members who are both State and NATA Certified are encouraged to apply for this award. The purpose of this program is to facilitate the advancement of the athletic training profession. Initiated in 1993, The PATS Supported Research Program, offers a unique opportunity for members of the Society. The grant, in an amount of up to $5,000 will be officially awarded in May/June at the PATS Annual Meeting. Completed applications must be received by March 1, of each year. Applicants are encouraged to submit the completed application via e-mail as an attached PDF file. Funding priority is given to basic, applied, and service related research that incorporates an interdisciplinary approach between the athletic trainer and other health care researchers. For additional information and application materials click on the link or contact:

Neil Curtis, Chair PATS Research Committee
c/o West Chester University Department of Sports Medicine
215 Sturzebecker Health Sciences Center
West Chester, PA 19383
phone: (610) 436-2969
fax: (610) 436-2803

Award Winners

2015 Keisuke Kawata, Temple University
2014 no award  
2013 Lindsey McGuire Temple University
2012 Nieka Bright
Cynthia Wright
Temple University
Marywood University
2011 no award  
2010 Jamie Mansell Temple Univertsity
2009 Giampietro L. Vairo Penn State University
2008 Jason Scibek Duquesne University
2006 Sandra Fowkes-Godek West Chester University
2005 Ryan Tierney Temple University
2004 Keith Gorse Duquesne University


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