WALTERS, INC. - Sports Medicine Services Through Education, Consulting & Resources
Nationally recognized leader in the athletic training profession Dr. Rod Walters has enjoyed a storied career as a collegiate athletic trainer. Now, more than ever, Walters Inc. brings to you a unique and innovative perspective and experience through NATA Hall of Fame athletic trainer Walters' current and lively presentations as well as his consultation practice.

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As a consultant, Rod Walters' leverages his more than 28 years in the collegiate athletic training arena to offer
• Continuing education seminars on a variety of topics featuring best practices relative to practices of athletic trainers
• Strategic consultation to the sports medicine and athletic trainer practitioner
• Up-to-the-minute knowledge and resources to the sports medicine and athletic trainer industry

Walters has provided a number of presentations as a popular presenter on a variety of topics including:
• Best practices in Concussion management
• Casting and splinting of orthopaedic injuries
• Business side of athletic medicine
• Medication dispensation in the athletics environment
• Emergency action plans for athletic training settings
• Drug Testing protocols and program implementation

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Rod Walters ATEO

ATEO seminars are provided addressing topics of interest to athletic trainers.

2018 ATEO Workshop Agenda (Tentative)

 8:30 - 9:00 am  Registration/Checkin

 9:00 - 9:10        Introduction/Overview

 9:10 - 10:40      Evidence-Based EAP for Safer Sports

10:40 - 11:30      Athletic Training Updates

11:30 - noon       Laser Therapies

 1:00 - 1:30 pm   Concussion Updates

 1:30 - 3:00         Evidence-Based Provision of Medical Services for Collegiate and HS Programs

This workshop is intended for Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, and Athletic Trainers. Educational materials will be presented in a didactic and visual environment to enhance the attendee experience.  This ATEO event is made possible by the support of sponsors listed on the website.

Cancellation Policy: There is no cancellation fee as this seminar has no charge.

Pelham Medical Center 250 Westmoreland Road Greer, SC 29651
9:00am - 3:00pm
Basic Casting and Splinting Workshop (Private Event)

Educational objectives:

  • To understand and apply the basic techniques for casting and splinting. 
  • Understand the basic materials involved in casts and splints. 
  • Differentiate between casts and splints.
  • Understand the indications for cast vs. splint.
  • Understand the proper way to mold a cast or splint.
  • Understand proper cast removal.
  • Review cast and splint care. 

Target audience:  This workshop is intended for healthcare providers including physicians, physical therapists, athletic trainers, registered nurses, medical assistants, and cast techs.

Schedule and format:  Lecture and associated lab.  

Fee(s): Private contract.

Refund/cancellation policy:  N/A

Credentials of the instructors:  Rod Walters is the instructor.  He is a certified athletic trainer.  His undergraduate and masters degrees are from Appalachian State University, and his doctorate is from Middle Tennessee State University.

Number of contact hours/CEUs:  4

Level of difficulty:  Moderate

Miami University, Oxford, OH
8:00am - 12:00pm


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