In support of Bryn Athyn College’s primary mission to enhance students’ civil, moral and spiritual life, through a program that fosters commitment, sportsmanship, and charity, the sports medicine department will strive to develop programming founded on integrity, accountability and scientific best practices. In keeping with this mission, we will provide professional and efficient care that will assure a positive healthy experience, an improved quality of life, as well as athletic success.
The philosophy of the Athletic Training room
- To serve as the primary source of care for all Bryn Athyn College student-athlete.
- To provide the highest level of care for all individuals participating in athletic activities, by utilizing the most current and evidence-based techniques.
- To facilitate communication between all student-athletes, primary care personnel, coaches, and administrators.
- To utilize the best practice standards of the National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA), the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA), and the Pennsylvania Athletic Trainer’s Society (PATS), to provide the safest conditions possible for the participation in athletic activities by all student-athletes.
There will be NO on-campus physical this year. You are responsible for your own physical, forms are found below.
New Student and Transfer Athlete Forms
**entrance physicals submitted to the Health Center serve as your sports physical.**
Returning Student-Athlete Form & Physical
Concussion Testing and Education procedures (mandatory for all freshman, transfer and junior student-athletes to complete impact testing and the concussion education video prior to participation in their sport)
All DOCUMENTS SHOULD BE SENT TO:
Bryn Athyn College Health Center
SPORTS MEDICINE STAFF CONTACT INFORMATION
Assistant Athletic Director for Sports Medicine
P - 267-502-4517
F - 267-502-2570
Head Athletic Trainer
P - 267-502-4517
F - 267-502-6024
500 Willow Ave
Willow Grove, Pa. 19002
Abington Memorial Hospital
1200 Old York Rd.
NCAA / NATA POSITION STATEMENTS:
Concussion Fact Sheet for Student-Athletes
Concussion Fact Sheet for Coaches
Preventing Sudden Death in Sports
Frequently Asked Questions regarding Act 59: the Sudden Cardia Arrest Prevention Act
Sickle Cell Trait and the Athlete
NCAA Position Statement on the Sickle Cell Trait
NATA Official Statement on Steroids and Performance Enhancing Substances
NCAA Drug Testing
List of NCAA Banned Substances
National Athletic Trainers' Association
Pennsylvania Athletic Trainers' Association
Eastern Athletic Trainers' Association
NATA Board of Certification
NATA Code of Ethics
NATA Standards of Practice
EMERGENCY ACTION PLANS: