The Wisconsin Athletic Trainers' Association Inc. (WATA) is a professional membership association for athletic trainers (AT) and others who support the athletic training profession in Wisconsin. Athletic trainers are health care professionals who collaborate with physicians working toward the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of emergency, acute, and chronic medical conditions and injuries. The mission of the Wisconsin Athletic Trainers ' Association is to improve the quality of health care for the physically active in the state of Wisconsin by the promotion and advancement of the athletic training profession and the licensed/certified athletic trainer.
Original research, systematic review and case study abstracts for presentation in the free communications sessions of the GLATA Annual Meeting are now being accepted. Both professional and student members are encouraged to apply. The submission deadline is 5:00pm on November 15, 2015. Electronic submission instructions and applications can be found at http://www.glata.org/research-assistance-committee/#freecomms.