Current Plaudits

John Burns

Director, athletic training education,
and lecturer, kinesiology 

 

Presentations

  • "Emergency Oxygen Administration for Athletic Trainers," Kansas Athletic Trainers Association Symposium, Topeka, November 2012
  • "Current Trends in Sport-Related Concussion Diagnosis and Management," Kansas Radiologic Technologist Society Seminar, Manhattan, Kan., April 2012
  • "Prevention Exercises for the Overhead Throwing Athlete," Kansas State High School Activities Association Coaching School, Topeka, August 2010
  • "Perspectives on Youth Sport," St. Francis Health System Wellness Wednesday, Topeka, June 2010

Book reviews (peer reviews)

  • Examination of Orthopedic and Athletic Injuries 3rd ed., by C. Starkey and J. Ryan (Philadelphia:  FA Davis, 2013)
  • Emergency Response and Management for Athletic Trainers 2nd ed., by m. Miller and D. Berry (Philadelphia: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkens, 2013)

Awards and honors

  • Athletic Trainer of the Year 2011, Kansas Athletic Trainers Society
  • Outstanding Alumnus 2011, Alpha Delta Fraternity

Office and appointments

  • Accreditation site visitor, Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (2013)
  • Chairman, Athletic Trainers Council, State Board of Healing Arts (2012-13)

Community involvement

  • Medical commissioner, Sunflower State Games

Other

  • Board president, Alpha Delta Fraternity Alumni Association
  • Faculty advisor, Alpha Delta Fraternity