"I consider Rod to be one of the finest certified athletic trainers in the country. A National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) Hall of Fame member, he is well respected for his clinical skills and professionalism. Rod is a leader in the profession, having represented the NATA as a district director, served on numerous committees and task forces and published and presented nationally on a variety of areas in sports medicine."
Ron Courson, ATC, PT
Director of Sports Medicine
University of Georgia
"Dr. Walters taught me the value of hard work and the importance of education. With his experience and knowledge in athletic training Dr. Walters showed us by example how to be a successful athletic trainer.”
ACO Med Supplies
“I have known Dr. Walters for over 20 years and have had the pleasure to work with him on several different projects and under a variety of circumstances. In each project, Rod has conducted himself with the absolute highest standards of professionalism and the work product has been most valuable.”
Jon L. Pritchett
"Dr. Walters is a nationally recognized leader in the athletic training profession who is called upon by athletic trainers and affiliates from across the country. I had the pleasure of working under his leadership for many years and am blessed to have learned from such an intelligent and thought-provoking person. He always challenged the status quo and searched for new and innovative ways to advance the profession. His desire to help others realize their full potential is a top priority in his life second only to his dedication to his wonderful family. I am honored to have mentored under his leadership and wish him the best with his future endeavors!"
John J. Singerling
Chief Operating Officer
Palmetto Health Richland
"Working with Rod has always given us a great look into the clinical, educational and future of Athletic Training/ Sports Medicine. Rod's experience in this field is unmatched".
Director, Athletics and Physical Therapy Business
"Dr. Rod Walters is a colleague who possesses excellent academic knowledge and teaching experience, demonstrates athletic training clinical expertise and has served in various academic and professional leadership positions. Rod is a man of integrity."
Kent Falb, ATC, PT
Executive Director Professional Football Athletic Trainers Society
Former President, National Athletic Trainers Association