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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.


University of Miami, Schwartz Center for Athletic Excellence, Miami, FL
5/09/18
9:00am - 3:00pm
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Evidence-Based Concussion Prevention and Management in Athletic and Evidence-Based EAP for Safer Sports

This 4.5 hour workshop will include an evidenced based approach to several sports medicine topics.  

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations received at least seven working days before the seminar are refundable less a $25 administrative charge per registrant. There is no refund for cancellations received later; however, a credit will be issued toward a future seminar. note that if you register and do not attend, you are still liable for full payment. 

At the conclusion of the program, participants will be able to complete the following items specific to seminar topics:

Evidence-Based Concussion Prevention and Management in Athletic   - 3 hrs

  • Discuss safety and equipment precautions for collision sports specific to prevention of concussion.
  • Interpret common signs and symptoms of concussion based on the current research.
  • Apply and interpret results of concussion tests for specific populations (neuropsychological, vision, balance, graded symptoms checklist) with an objective basis of assessment.
  • Review athletic accommodations needed for concussion care in the progression and return to full activity.
  • Recognize the long term effects of concussion.
  • Overview of tools for concussion assessment.
  • Rehabilitation pearls for concussion injuries.

Evidence-Based EAP for Safer Sports  - 1.5 hrs

  • Identify the components of emergency action planning and medical care for sport populations.
  • To adequately prepare for events involving critical injury, develop an Emergency Action Plan.
  • Familiarize your staff with the plan and proper implementation. Review the plan regarding activation of emergency medical personnel. 
  • Specify the roles of each team member in the event of an injury. 

Peach Belt Athletic Trainers Symposium, Augusta University
5/23/18
9:00am - 3:00pm
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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.


Trident Medical Center, Classroom Café B, North Charleston, SC
5/25/18
9:00am - 3:00pm
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Maryland Athletic Trainers Assoc.: Evidenced Based topics (Hamstring injuries, EAP, and Medical Services)

To register for these courses, please go to the Maryland Athletic Trainers Association website.


Towson, MD
6/01/18 - 6/02/18 register
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.


The Liacouras Center @ Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
6/04/18
9:00am - 3:00pm
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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.


NH Forsyth Medical Center, Conference Center, 3333 Silas Creek Parkway, Winston-Salem, NC 27103
6/06/18
9:00am - 3:00pm
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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.


Memorial Hermann Hospital, Sugar Land, TX
SOLD OUT!
6/09/18
9:00am - 3:00pm
SOLD OUT
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.


New Caney ISD’s Texan Drive Stadium Community Room, Porter, TX
LIMITED NUMBER OF SEATS REMAINING
6/10/18
9:00am - 3:00pm
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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.


McLane Stadium, Baylor University, Waco, TX
6/11/18
9:00am - 3:00pm
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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.


Goodpasture Christian School, William Ruhl Fine Arts Center, 619 W. Due West Avenue, Nashville, TN 37115
6/19/18
9:00am - 3:00pm
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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.


Kingsport Centre of Higher Education Auditorium, Kingsport, TN
6/20/18
9:00am - 3:00pm
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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.


Anderson Regional Medical Center, Meridian, MS
7/17/18
9:00am - 3:00pm
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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
7/24/18
9:00am - 3:00pm
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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
7/27/18
8:00am - 12:00pm
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