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  • Sports Medicine students practice stretching techniques.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.

A Sports Medicine student demonstrates how to apply ice to a knee injury. 

Job Titles – Career Pathways
11-9039.02  Fitness and Wellness Coordinators
29-9091  Athletic Trainers
31-2012  Occupational Therapy Aides
31-2022 Physical Therapist Aides
31-9099 Healthcare Support Workers All Other

CTC knowledge transfers to college credits at:
Saint Francis University

Potential Student Certifications
OSHA Certification – Healthcare
Bloodborne and Airborne Pathogens
First Aid
Stop the Bleed
A Sports Medicine student practices wrapping a wrist injury.

A Sports Medicine student practices wrapping an ankle injury.

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

A Sports Medicine student demonstrates a bicep exercise.

Instructor – Ms. Erin Romberger

Ms. Romberger, Health-Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation teacher

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.

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).

Sports Medicine students simulate an exercise routine.

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.

The Reading Muhlenberg CTC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, age, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, ancestry, national
origin, immigration status, primary language, marital status, pregnancy or handicap/disability in its education programs, activities, and/or employment.

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