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.

News/Events

Feb 11, 2014
Join your peers at GLATA’s “Tools for Success” Workshop for in-depth educational opportunities in three
different tracks. Industry leaders will speak on demonstrating value, billing principles, the future role of ATs, why ATs are cost effective solutions and much more.
Jan 11, 2014
Attend the 2nd biannual UW-Madison Athletic Training Alumni and Friends Day Educational Symposium. This educational event will be held on Saturday February 15th at the Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery. 5.25 CEUs will be offered for practicing athletic trainers. Students can attend for a cost of $20.00 and practicing ATs can attend for $45.00. Lunch is provided for all attendees. The symposium theme is Research to Practice in Patient Centered Care. Click here for a copy of the program.To register, go to:  www.supportuw.org/event/UWATEP.
Jun 6, 2012
Longtime UW-Madison athletic trainer and director of sports medicine Dennis Helwig will receive Friend of Sport Award, from the Madison Sports Hall of Fame.  To view more info, please visit the news release on the UW Badgers website.