Research Assistance Committee - Michigan Athletic Trainers Society (MATS)

Research Assistance Committee

The Michigan Athletic Trainers’ Society is excited to announce the formation of the MATS Research Assistance Committee (RAC). The purpose of this committee is to encourage and foster research and scholarly activity among the MATS membership. Specifically, the committee will serve the following functions:

   1.  Provide financial assistance for MATS members who are Athletic Trainers (up to $1,000) or

        students (up to $500). Grant applications and deadlines coming soon!

   2.  Organize the free communication sessions at the MATS Annual Clinical Symposium

        (coming soon!).

   3.  Promote the research and scholarly activity of MATS members, non-members, and


   4.  Be a consultative resource to MATS members for information concerning research project

        merit, research design and oral/written presentation of project results.

Currently, the RAC is looking for MATS members to serve on the committee. Full time clinicians or those with an expertise in qualitative or survey methodology are especially encouraged to apply and will be given priority.

Interested applicants should send a cover letter indicating their interest to serve on the committee and a recent résumé/vita to the RAC Chair, Dr. Kevin Miller, at Questions may be directed to Dr. Miller via the e-mail address above or by calling 989-774-2813.

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