HEALTH – SPORTS MEDICINE & REHABILITATION

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  • Student practices wrapping a leg with a bandage.Design safe and effective exercise prescriptions, individual exercise programs, and fitness testing.
  • Perform a wide variety of healthcare skills to aid in the successful treatment of patients.
  • Prepare for further education and a professional career in the sports medicine and rehabilitation fields, such as athletic training, physical therapy, occupational therapy, sports medicine, and other related fields.

This is an exciting new program starting in the 2019–2020 school year. More information will be posted here soon.Sports Medicine-wrist guard

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➤ For more detailed information about this program, including the grading policy, task list, etc., please refer to the course syllabus.

Instructor – Ms. Erin Romberger

Biography
I am a graduate of Oley Valley High School. I received a bachelor’s degree from Lock Haven University in athletic training and have worked in the athletic training field for 11 years. Most recently I have been an athletic trainer and club advisor for Schuylkill Valley School District. I am very excited to teach at Reading Muhlenberg Career and Technology Center.

Education
Bachelor’s Degree in Health Science (major in Sports Medicine-Athletic Training; minor in Sports Psychology), Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania

Certifications and Awards
I am a Licensed Athletic Trainer (LAT) and a Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC).

Work Experience
I have been working in the athletic training field since 2008 in a variety of settings, including clinic, high school, middle school, junior college, industrial, and bracing.

Hire Date: 2019

Community Service
I have been an active member of the Berks County Scholastic Athletic Trainers Association (BCSATA) and have volunteered my time and skill set for a variety of community and charity events.

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