The Michigan Athletic Trainer’s Society is a professional membership organization for Athletic Trainers (AT), Athletic Training students, and others who seek to advance the profession of Athletic Training in the State of Michigan. Athletic Trainers are recognized as allied health care professionals who collaborate with physicians to optimize activity and participation of patients and clients. Athletic training encompasses the prevention, clinical evaluation and assessment, and intervention of emergency, acute, and chronic medical conditions involving impairment, functional limitations, and disabilities.   

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MATS HONORS & AWARDS

HALL OF FAME

  • Activities, contributions, and/or service which contribute to the enhancement of the profession of athletic training in the state of Michigan

  • Activities, research, contributions, and/or service which contributes to MATS, GLATA and NATA

  • Related professional work (athletic training education, seminars/workshops, professional development activities, etc.)

  • Volunteer work in the profession (Special Olympics, Olympics/National Teams, race medical staff, etc.)

  • Contributes these activities as a certified athletic trainer over a minimum of fifteen years. Ten of these years must be active in the state of Michigan

  • Current MATS member if practicing in the state of Michigan

  • Possesses a NPI number if currently practicing as an athletic trainer

DISTINGUISHED ATHLETIC TRAINER

  • Currently active as an athletic trainer in the State of Michigan

  • Activities, contributions, and/or service which contribute to the enhancement of the profession of athletic training in the state of Michigan

  • Activities, contributions, and/or service which contributes to MATS

  • Contributes these activities as a certified athletic trainer over a minimum of ten years

  • Current MATS member

  • Possesses a NPI number

ATHLETIC TRAINER SERVICE AWARD

  • Activities, contributions, and/or service which contribute to the

  • enhancement of the profession of athletic training in the state of Michigan and/or MATS

  • Contributes these services as a certified athletic trainer OR an individual in support of athletic training in the state of Michigan

  • Nominated certified athletic trainers must be a current MATS member

  • Nominated certified athletic trainers must possess a NPI number

SECONDARY SCHOOLS ATHLETIC TRAINER AWARD

  • Currently active as an athletic trainer in the state of Michigan working in the high school setting

  • Demonstrates exemplary dedication and commitment to excellence in the care of high school athletes

  • Current MATS member

  • Possesses a NPI number

OUTSTANDING YOUNG PROFESSIONAL

  • Currently active as an athletic trainer in the state of Michigan

  • Activities, contributions, and or/service which contribute to the enhancement of the profession of athletic training in the State
    of Michigan and/or MATS

  • Demonstrates exemplary leadership and the ability to inspire others in a way that directly benefits the athletic training
    profession

  • Is currently considered a young professional (within first 10 years of certification

  • Current MATS member

  • Possesses a NPI number