Skip to Content
UW Health SMPH
American Family Children's Hospital

UW Health Athletic Training Residency

Program Description


The UW Health Athletic Training Residency Program is presented by Ossur, a leading global company in the business of non-invasive orthopedics, and sponsored in part by DJO, Inc.
This residency is designed to improve the quality of professional development and to provide athletic trainers with a breadth of experience in the orthopedic clinical setting. This residency is intended to foster such growth in an attempt to recognize the growing national trend of athletic trainers working as physician extenders. We aim to offer an elite program that emphasizes a proactive approach to injury prevention and management, while simultaneously challenging critical thinking and clinical skill advancement.
The UW Health Athletic Training Residency Program will be accepting two athletic trainers into the program.
As a conduit for the National Athletic Trainers Association, our program seeks to recognize the athletic training profession as one that employs experiential education to promote quality development for athletic trainers. Experience will be provided in the following domains: