Welcome to the Texas State Athletic Trainers’ Association (TSATA). The TSATA was created to own, operate, and maintain an association exclusive to the promotion, enhancement, and advancement of the athletic training profession and of the association’s members. The TSATA is “by Texas athletic trainers, about Texas athletic trainers, and for Texas athletic trainers” and strives to serve as the voice of athletic trainers in Texas.

Pasadena Athletic Trainers Support Cancer Research

Dobie and Soho Methodist donation

TSATA iLead Student – Hiroshi Sagawa

The Texas State Athletic Trainers’ Association (TSATA) would like to honor Hiroshi Sagawa, a junior at Texas State University, as our 2017 NATA iLead Student Reimbursement Award Winner. He will be attending the NATA iLead Conference on February 17-18th, 2017 in Grapevine, TX. We are proud to sponsor Hiroshi and recognize his efforts to be a student leader. The TSATA has made this a priority for the last three NATA iLead Conferences to assist students in attending. We are extremely thankful for our student members and look forward to hearing Hiroshi’s report from his experiences. Hiroshi is pictured with TSATA Parliamentarian and Texas State Faculty member Brittany Webb.  Congratulations Hiroshi!


Hiroshi Sagawa

DFW Coaches Clinic Concussion Session

On Saturday, January 28, the DFW Coaches Clinic (Westin DFW Airport) will offer a FREE lecture and panel discussion for Athletic Trainers. The focus will center on concussions and will be led by Scott Burkhart (PhD), Troy Smurawa (MD), and Jeff Baggett (ATC). These gentlemen are experts from the Andrews Institute. The lecture will be from 10:00am to 11:00am, with a panel discussion to immediately follow. This is an opportunity for Athletic Trainers to earn 2 CEU’s for licensed athletic trainers in the State of Texas. To RSVP, please immediately e-mail your name and school to kris.cumnock@ppi-staubach.com“.

East Texas Athletic Trainers Association Annual Meeting

The East Texas Athletic Trainers Association will be having their annual Student Trainer Workshop and Regional Professional Meeting @ The University of Texas @ Tyler on Saturday, January 21st.
For more information, contact Mike Waters at mwaters63@yahoo.com