Founded in 1980 to advance the profession of athletic training in the state of Kansas and composed of highly skilled, nationally certified, and state licensed health care professionals

NEW KSHSAA Pre-Participation Physical Evaluation Form!

Updated to use PPE: Preparticipation Physical Evaluation, 5th Edition by the American Academy of Pediatrics & supporting organizations.

2021 Sports Medicine Symposium
Patrick Denard, MD, Southern Oregon Orthopedics
Michael Monaco, MD, MD VIP, Primary Care Physician, for the Kansas City Chiefs

March 5-6, 2021
Friday: 1–6 p.m. | Saturday: 8–6 p.m.
The Oread, Lawrence, KS

Course Chairman: Dan Lorenz, DPT, PT, ATC, CSCS, Director of Sports Medicine, OrthoKansas

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Promoting & Raising Awareness of Athletic Training in Kansas

The Kansas Athletic Trainers' Society (KATS) is the professional organization for athletic trainers in Kansas. It is a subsidiary of the National Athletic Trainers' Association. KATS strives to educate the general public about the importance of athletic trainers as part of the healthcare team for physically active Kansans of all ages and activity levels. KATS also provides social, educational, and advocacy opportunities for athletic trainers in Kansas.

Kansas Safety in Sports Campaign

Kansas Safety in Sports Campaign

Resources for tips and directions on how to improve safety and lessen the risk of injury, including:

  • Stop the Bleed Class
  • Emergency Action Plans
  • Concussions
  • Sudden Cardiac Arrest
  • Sickle Cell Trait
  • Asthma
  • Lightning
  • and much more