WATA Annual Business Meeting and Symposium

46th Annual WATA Meeting and Symposium

April 16th-17th, 2020
Holiday Inn Stevens Point Conference Center

All registratnts of the Annual Meeting and Symposium please keep an eye out for an email from CE-Go a day or two before the Symposium.  The evaluations and certificates will be generated through CE-Go.  It will also have the schedule, speaker information, learning objectives, sponsor information and a link to the program.  You will only have to fill out the survey for the sessions that you attended and a certificate will be generated for you.  The certificate will then be provided to you by CE-Go.  If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact us.

Holiday Inn Hotel & Convention Center

Reservations over the phone, please call 715-344-0200 and press #3.

Room Rate of $109.99 for a Standard Room.  Please reference the group name WI Atheltic Trainers Association.  The Group Block Code is ATA.  This rate will be available until March 19, 2020.

Please direct any questions to the Annual Meeting Planning Committee Co-Coordinators: Holly Schmies and Rhonda Verdegan.

Prior to completing your registration make sure that you have added a ticket for each workshop you plan on attending.  You will not be registered for workshops if you have not added those tickets to your registration.  All workshops have limited availability so please sure to sign up early.  

Learning Objectives

2020 Annual Meeting Objectives
Apply best practices for foot and ankle surgical procedures and rehabilitation
Analyze and implement best practices for use of cryotherapy
Understand the information surrounding CBD and medical cannabis use in active populations
Understand and implement complementary practices and treatments to assist in care and rehabilitation
Apply best practices in wound and dermatology care

Understand and implement effective practices for the athletic trainer in evolving settings and to enhance professional development

Schedule of Events

Kathy Privatt Objectives and Bio

Naoko Giblin and Kari Emineth Objectives and Bios

Dr. Robert Anderson Objectives and Bio

Dr. David Draper Objectives and Bio

Cancellation/Refund Policy

Cancellation and Refund Policy: If a preregistrant cannot attend the symposium for any reason, they may notify the WATA in advance by sending an email to [email protected] and will receive a full refund if notification is on or before April 1st, 2020. After April 1st, refunds will be made minus a $50.00 fee. No refunds will be issued after April 7th, 2020.

WATA is recognized by the Board of Certification, Inc. to offer continuing education for Certified Athletic Trainers.

No individuals should be denied participation in CE programs offered by the WATA on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, disability, marital status, sexual orientation or age.



Thank you to our sponsors

Gold Sponsors



Silver Sponsors



$155.00 Certified Member Registration
$205.00 after 01:00 am April 1

$205.00 Certified Non-Member Registration
$255.00 after 01:00 am April 1

$90.00 Student Registration
$105.00 after 01:00 am April 1

$55.00 Retired LAT

$18.00 Box Lunch Thursday

$0.00 Introduction to Alexander Techniques 4/16 8:00am-9:50am

$0.00 Introduction to Alexander Techniques 4/16 10:00am-11:50am

$0.00 Workshop - Workload Management 4/16 8:00-9:30 **Off Site Location**

$0.00 Workshop - Workload Management 4/16 10:00-11:30 **Off Site Location**

$10.00 Positional Release Therapy Workshop - 4/16 8:00-10:50 - Certified Members Only

$0.00 Workshop - Embracing the Awkward: Psychosocial Skills for Athletic Trainers 4/16 12:00-1:55

$0.00 Workshop - Embracing the Awkward: Psychosocial Skills for Athletic Trainers 4/17 8:00-9:55

Meeting Information

April 16, 2020 8:00 AM CDT to April 17, 2020 5:00 PM CDT

Holiday Inn Stevens Point Conference Center
1001 Amber Avenue
Stevens Point, WI 54482
Venue website