1. Under the supervision of the Head Trainer, treats and rehabilitates athletes to return to full activity levels. 2. Conducts pre-season screening and conditioning to prevent injuries during competitions. 3. Administers first aid and emergency techniques. 4. Recommends new or modified care treatment; documents treatments, referrals, and injury reports. 5. Determines methods for educating both athletes and coaching staff on proper training techniques and modalities. 6. In conjunction with team physician, determines when an athlete has completed a rehabilitation program and can resume an appropriate level of activity. 7. Travels with and/or oversees assigned varsity sport team.
Posting Position Title: Intern, Athletic Medicine
Required Skill/ability 1: Ability to work a flexible work schedule, travel, work evenings and weekends, and work in varying weather conditions.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Fellow Sports Medicine
Required Skill/ability 2: Professional interaction with athletes and university community.
Bachelor's of Science degree in Physical Therapy or Allied Health Sciences.
Internal Number: 51654BR
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