Dr. Shannan Rowe...Leading the Way in Athletic Training
Our very own head athletic trainer is named “Head Athletic Trainer of the Year for Club, Intramural, & Recreational Sports by the NATA Intercollegiate Council for Sports Medicine.”
- Dr. Shannan Rowe of UC Davis has been named Head Athletic Trainer of the Year for Club Sports by the NATA Intercollegiate Council for Sports Medicine.
Campus Recreation is excited to share the great news that Dr. Shannan Rowe, our head athletic trainer, has been awarded the title of Head Athletic Trainer of the Year for Club/Intramural/Recreational Sports by the NATA Intercollegiate Council for Sports Medicine. This national award recognizes Shannan’s outstanding contributions and commitment to the health and well-being of our sport club athletes here at UC Davis.
For the past 5 ½ years, Shannan has played a crucial role in our department, consistently showing her expertise and dedication to the safety of our athletes. Her contributions have been truly valuable, particularly in the writing and implementation of a concussion protocol for our sport clubs unit. This protocol has set the standard in ensuring the safety and proper care of our athletes in the event of a head injury.
Most recently, Shannan has led a new initiative to implement physicals for all club athletes. By prioritizing proactive healthcare processes, she is looking to ensure athletes’ physical condition and reduce risks associated with their respective sports club activities. This commitment to enhancing the overall health and performance of our athletes is truly appreciated.
Shannan’s enthusiasm for her field extends beyond our campus. She actively engages with her professional association, advocating for the importance of Athletic Training to state decision-makers. Her efforts in promoting Athletic Training as an essential element of competitive sports have not gone unnoticed, and we are proud to have her as a representative of our department and her field.
On behalf of all of Campus Recreation, I invite you to join us in extending our heartfelt congratulations to Dr. Shannan Rowe on being named the Head Athletic Trainer of the Year for Club Sports. Shannan, your exceptional contributions to our department and your continued commitment to the health and safety of our athletes make a significant difference in their lives. Your achievements have brought immense pride to our department, and we look forward to witnessing your continued success.