Ron Courson, the UGA Athletic Association’s senior associate athletic director for sports medicine, was inducted into the National Athletic Trainers’ Association Hall of Fame June 26. The ceremonies were held at NATA’s annual meeting and clinical symposia in Las Vegas.
The National Athletic Trainers’ Association is a nonprofit organization representing and supporting members of the athletic training profession. The Hall of Fame is the highest honor an athletic trainer can receive. Courson was one of five honorees recognized for their work in advancing the athletic training profession, including scholarly research, clinical advancements and strong leadership.