Welcome Reception

The NATA 2018 Welcome Reception will be on Tuesday, June 26, 2018 from 6:30pm-8:00pm.


First-Time Attendee Orientation

FREE (pre-registration required)

Learn how to make the most of your membership with NATA, hear valuable tips on how to maximize your time at convention and meet fellow ATs like yourself. Breakfast will be provided. RSVPs are required. You can select this event when you register to attend.


Alumni Parties

Are you planning an alumni party? Fill out our Alumni Party Info form and we’ll post it here for you.


CBU Athletic Training Program
June 28, 2018
Time: 6:30 – 8:30pm
Location: The Rusty Nail, 1102 Constance St., New Orleans, LA 70130
(10 min walk from the convention center)
Other Important Information: Hosted by the Lance and Shield Association, come gather and catch up with the CBU family. Friends and family are welcome! Small snacks will be provided by the LSA.
Contact: lance.shield.contact@gmail.com


Chapman University
June 26, 2018
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Bourbon Heat Upstairs Club, 711 Bourbon Street, New Orleans, LA 70116
(Located between St. Peter & Orleans)
Other Important Information: Come and celebrate with fellow Alumni and friends of Chapman Alumni. Cash Bar and some appetizers will be provided.
Contact: Nick Harvey, nickharveyatc@me.com


Indiana State University and Old Dominion University
June 27, 2018
Time: 7-10 pm
Location: Crescent City Brewhouse (2nd floor), 527 Decatur Street
Other Important Information: ISU and ODU will be hosting a joint alumni event. We will be offering a full menu of food available to alum and their guests including po boys, creole smoked sausage kabobs, chicken alfreado, stuffed mushroom cups, and tomato & mozzarella bruschetta. We will also be offering drink tickets for beer and wine to the alum. A cash bar will also be available. Each school will be accepting free will donations at the door.
ISU Contact – Zach Winkelmann: zwinkelmann@indstate.edu
ODU Contact – Kelvin Phan, kphan@springfieldcollege.edu


June 27, 2018
Time: 6 – 9 pm
Location: Poppy’s Time Out Sports Bar and Grill, 500 Port of New Orleans Place, Suite 80
Contact: Danny Wheat, j.wheat@tcu.edu


Temple University
June 27, 2018
Time: 8-10 pm
Location: Bourbon Heat, 711 Bourbon Street, New Orleans, LA 70116
Contact: Anne Russ, anne.russ@temple.edu


University of Delaware
June 27, 2018
Time: 6 – 10 pm
Location: The Rusty Nail, 1100 Constance St, New Orleans, LA 70130
Contact: Thomas W. Kaminski, kaminski@udel.edu


University of the Incarnate Word
June 27, 2018
Time: 7 pm
Location: My Bar @ 635, Bourbon street bar in the French Quarter, 635 Bourbon Street, New Orleans, LA 70130
Contact: Kristin Aguilar, Email: Kva3@txstate.edu


University of the Pacific
June 28, 2018
Time: 6 pm
Location: Grand Isle Restaurant, 575 Convention Center Blvd.,New Orleans, LA 70130504-520-8530
Contact: Annette Martinez,  amartinez@pacific.edu