Ariel Allman received the Young Alumni Award at the UK College of Health Sciences Hall of Fame celebration on November 7. Allman, who earned her post-professional master’s degree in athletic training from the University of Kentucky in 2017, has gone on to become the first full-time athletic trainer (AT) at Midway University.
Presenters: Robert Slowik, ATC; Caitlin Brinkman, ATC
Bridget Walsh, ATC and Amy Barchek, ATC
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When he was a kid, Mike Booi wanted to score the title-clinching goal in game seven of the Stanley Cup Finals. It’s a scenario that finally came true, although, a little differently than his childhood dream. Booi, an athletic training graduate from the UK College of Health Sciences, is now an athletic trainer for the Washington Capitals, the 2018 Stanley Cup winning hockey team.
Why a Graduate Certificate?
What would you say is your number one career advantage you received by completing your graduate education at the College of Health Sciences?
Jaclyn Kaylor Donovan, MBA, MS, LAT, ATC, CSCS, has always loved the Olympics. At age 16, she tried out for the 1996 Olympic softball team, but unfortunately did not earn a spot. More than two decades later, her Olympic dream finally came to fruition through working with Olympic athletes as an athletic trainer.
Assistant Athletic Trainer, University of Kentucky
Athletic Training '13
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What is your current title?
Assistant Athletic Trainer for UK Athletics.
What are your primary responsibilities?
College of Health Sciences Athletic Training student Jordan Light was recently a contributing columnist in the Lexington Herald-Leader.
With the spring sports season in full swing, parents of young athletes are busy coordinating carpool schedules to practice, purchasing proper sports equipment and soothing muscle soreness caused by competitive play. But often, parents overlook two important factors influencing sports performance — nutrition and hydration.