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Athletic Training

RHB Celebrates 20th anniversary, name change

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

Athletic Training

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

Katy still isn’t sure if she should’ve taken the scissors.

After all, no one else seemed to take any. Then again, who else would’ve used them? They say “National Champions 2020” on them for crying out loud.

That means there’s only so many times anyone could use them — and only so many folks who can.

Athletic Training

There are multiple ways to pay tribute to Amy Waugh

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

Her smile. Her work ethic. Her tennis serve.

These are just some of the characteristics people remember about Amy M. Waugh, the Practice Manager and Athletic Trainer Clinical Coordinator at UK Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, who passed away Nov. 13, 2020.

Athletic Training

AT students reflect on a rewarding first year

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

It all started about a year ago with Zoom classes and learning skills from their homes. It has evolved into a challenging, yet rewarding curriculum that has prepared them for more than they ever imagined.

Welcome to the CHS Athletic Training professional program.

Athletic Training

RHB Alums Help Start AT Professional Program

by Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

Each had a different passion. One always wanted to be a teacher. Another developed a love for research. Yet another was an often-injured athlete herself.

Athletic Training

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

First, before anything else, they feel it’s best if you know what a preceptor is.

Because that’s what Peter Gray, LAT, and Laurie Blunk, MS, LAT, are talking about in this interiview. They’re discussing their roles as preceptors for UK, and specifically UK’s Athletic Training department.

Athletic Training

First cohort of professional AT program is now applying their knowledge in the classroom

By Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

Welcome to Clinical Integration 1: Lower Extremity Assessment and Management.

Athletic Training

Alum serves as UK football athletic trainer, Dir. of Sports Medicine

5 Questions with … Gabe Amponsah

by Ryan Clark
CHS Communications Director

They come from all over. You can find them on the Internet if you search.

Athletic Training

CHS Alum Breaks New Ground Studying the Psychology of Injury

5 Questions with … Shelby Baez, PhD, ATC
by Ryan Clark
CHS Director of Communications


Shelby Baez knew she wanted a career in athletic training when she was in high school.

Athletic Training

The University of Kentucky’s College of Health Sciences Assistant Professor in the Department of Athletic Training and Clinical Nutrition, Dr. Jean Fry, PhD, RDN, received an NIH-funded diversity supplement to determine if vitamin D status is a factor in muscle quality following an anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tear.

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