HHP Faculty Dr. Josh Yellen is featured in the April 2014 issue of NATA NEWS, a publication from the National Athletic Trainers' Association. The coverpage article titled "ATs for Astronauts" focused on Athletic Trainers at NASA and their work with astronauts.
NATA News Cover Page
The article highlighted Dr. Yellen's work with the Astronaut Strength, Conditioning and Rehabilitation team (ACSR) at NASA, and on HHP's new Athletic Training Program (ATP) - the first masters ATP in Houston.
Dr. Yellen featured in the article
As members of the Astronaut Strength, Conditioning and Rehabilitation team (ACSR), the athletic trainers at NASA work to ensure the safety of the astronaut at all times - including the part of the day when the astronauts suit up.
Athletic Trainers's at NASA featured in NATA news
About The National Athletic Trainers' Association
The National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) is the professional membership association for certified athletic trainers and others who support the athletic training profession. Founded in 1950, the NATA has grown to more than 35,000 members worldwide today. The mission of the National Athletic Trainers’ Association is to enhance the quality of health care provided by certified athletic trainers and to advance the athletic training profession.