Category: Accreditation Conference

Residency and Fellowship Program Development Workshop

Residency and Fellowship Program Development Workshop Thursday, October 12 Grand Hyatt, Tampa Bay 1-5 pm The CAATE would like to invite interested participants to a Residency and Fellowship Program Development Workshop.   This workshop is free of charge to any residency or fellowship program administrator or those interested in developing a residency or fellowship program to […]

2017 Accreditation Conference Registration Now Open!

The CAATE is excited to announce that the 2017 Accreditation Conference will once again be held in Tampa, Florida, October 13-15. This year’s conference will be at the five-star, Grand Hyatt, Tampa Bay. Last year’s event was sold out, so early registration is encouraged to secure your spot. Enriched Learning and Networking Opportunities Feedback from […]


At the 2016 CAATE Accreditation Conference the CAATE’s legal representative, Kasi Moeskau, Esq. presented on Legal Issues in AT Education, specifically concentrating on affiliation agreements. In preparing her presentation, Ms. Moeskau obtained affiliation agreements from a variety of institutions and noted an alarming concern regarding the liability insurance that some programs have in place. There […]

Early Registration for CAATE Accreditation Conference Ends Today!

Early registration ends today – take advantage now!  To register now, click HERE.  For more information, including the program listing speakers and topics, visit our Accreditation Conference webpage. The CAATE is also pleased to announce and offer a reduced registration rate for students in doctoral level graduate programs (e.g. DAT, PhD, etc.).  These students should enter the PROMOTIONAL […]

Do you have legal questions regarding Athletic Training education? Register today for the CAATE Accreditation Conference!

Many program administrators have questions about AT education that are legal in nature.  To assist in answering those questions the CAATE has arranged for Kasi Moeskau, Esq., of Sneed Vine & Perry Law Firm, to present at the 2016 CAATE Accreditation Conference.  Ms. Moeskau will present on a range of legal topics specific to AT education, […]

Dr. Barbara Long to present at the CAATE Accreditation Conference – Register Today!

Feasibility: Using Research to Make Your Case Many program faculty have experienced frustration as part of the process of presenting requests to their institutional administrators.  Dr. Barbara Long, Associate Professor of Health and Human Sciences, and Division Head for Professional Studies at Bridgewater College, will be presenting at the 2016 CAATE Accreditation Conference on how to […]

Dr. Bonnie Van Lunen to present at the CAATE Accreditation Conference – Register Today!

Employability of ATs with the DAT degree With the transition of the professional degree to the masters level, many post-professional programs are considering the transition to a DAT degree, and many professional program administrators are seeking information to provide to their graduates about their post-graduation placement options.  Dr. Bonnie Van Lunen, Professor and Chair of […]

Dr. Lou Fincher and Dr. Toni Torres-McGehee to present at CAATE Accreditation Conference – Register Today!

Moving the AT Program to Align with Other Health Science Programs If your AT program is considering a change of college/division/school to align with other health science programs then consider attending year’s CAATE Accreditation Conference!  Dr. Lou Fincher, Dean of the School of Health Sciences at Emory & Henry College, and Dr. Toni Torres-McGehee, Graduate […]


The Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education is pleased to announce that Dr. David H. Perrin will be the keynote speaker at the 2016 CAATE Accreditation Conference.  Dr. Perrin’s many accomplishments are detailed below, and the title of his keynote address is: “Higher Education Landscape: Implications for Athletic Training Education Programs and Faculty”. If you […]

Early Registration for the Accreditation Conference Ends Soon!

October 21-23, 2016 – Tampa, FL Hilton Tampa Downtown The 2016 CAATE Accreditation Conference will be held October 21-23, 2016 at the Hilton Tampa Downtown in Tampa, Florida. Last year’s event was once again sold out so early registration is encouraged to secure your spot.  Early registration closes on August 31, 2016. What to expect this year: […]