2021 ATHLETIC TRAINING STUDENT SYMPOSIUM
Abstract Information
Submission Process and Registration Information Coming Soon!

36th Annual SEATA
Athletic Training Student Symposium

 

February 5-7, 2021

 

ATTENTION Athletic Training Students - Please consider submitting a

unique case or original research abstract for poster presentation at

the SEATA ATSS in February!

SUBMISSION DEADLINE - November 1, 2020

RESOURCES

Rubrics for Abstract Evaluation

Clinical Case Report VIEW HERE

 

Critically Appraised Topic VIEW HERE

Original Research VIEW HERE

Abstract Example

 

​​The ATSS research committee welcomes submission of experimental research, injury surveys, case studies, and/or other research projects relevant to the practice of athletic training; lead authorship must be an athletic training student enrolled in a CAATE accredited program.  Co-authorship may include supervising faculty member and/or clinical faculty affiliated with the student author's sponsoring institution.  All abstracts will undergo blind review; assigned by the research coordinator.

Only students who are registered attendees may submit an abstract for consideration.

A $5 abstract registration fee (non-refundable) does apply.

 

ABSTRACT CATEGORIES

​For each category of submission, the lead author must be an athletic training student.

Clinical Case Report (CCR) - injury, illness

Critically Appraised Topic (CAT) - PICO. PIO

Original Research (OR) - experimental, survey

This abstract is limited to 500 words or 3000 characters (including spaces) and must be typed, single spaced. Please do not use
enhanced font, such as bold, underline or italicized text.  The system will accept special characters ©, ®, &, %, etc. 
Please use the subheadings (listed below) appropriate to the category of research.

Clinical Case Report:

     Background

     Differential Diagnosis

     Treatment

     Uniqueness

     Conclusions

Critically Appraised Topic:

     Clinical Scenario

     Clinical Question

     Summary of Key Findings

     Clinical Bottom Line

     Strength of Recommendation

Original Research:

     Context

     Objective

     Design

     Setting

     Patient or Other Participants

     Interventions

     Main Outcome Measures

     Results

     Conclusions

SUBMISSION DEADLINE

​All submissions must be received by no later that 11:59 pm ET on November 1, 2020.  Upon successful registration of the abstract, the online system will generate an email confirmation to the student with the link and instructions for submission. The email verifies the
system captured the registration; the email is not notification of acceptance for presentation.

 

SELECTION CRITERIA

​The committee will evaluate Poster Presentation Abstracts (Original Research, Clinical Case Study, Other Research) based on the available rubric (see Resources); a MAXIMUM of 24 will be accepted for Poster Presentation (based on rating order by blind reviewers).

 

NOTIFICATION PROCESS

​All submissions complete a blind review by the research review team.  Authors of selected abstracts will receive an email invitation to present a poster presentation during the SEATA ATSS meeting.

Authors may decline presentation or withdraw his/her abstract from consideration - please contact the research coordinator, Dr. Karen Stanton (strauks@auburn.edu) no later than November 15 if you wish to withdraw the abstract from review.  Notification of acceptance occurs via email on or before December 1.  Students (e.g., lead author) must respond to SEATA via email on or before December 15 to accept or decline presentation.  Failure to confirm acceptance by the December 15 deadline will forfeit their opportunity to present at the meeting.

POSTER PRESENTATION GUIDELINES

​Students will receive detailed instructions as part of the notification of acceptance email.  Students presenting at the SEATA ATSS must submit the final version (if different than submission version) of the accepted abstract in accordance to instructions outlined by the ATSS research committee by January 15, 2021.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Please direct SEATA ATSS Abstract questions to:

Karen Straub Stanton, PhD, LAT, ATC, CSCS, NREMTB

Auburn University

strauks@auburn.edu

(334) 844-9722

Submission Process and Registration Information Coming Soon!

 

SOUTHEAST ATHLETIC TRAINERS' ASSOCIATION

The Southeast Athletic Trainers' Association (SEATA) is District IX of the National Athletic Trainers' Association.  It is a not-for-profit organization dealing with the concerns of its members and the profession of athletic training as a whole.  This association was first started back in 1950.  Initially comprised of the members of the Southeastern Conference schools, this district is represented by Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands.

SEATA

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Dandridge TN  37725

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