Athletic Medicine - Mission Statement
In keeping with the mission of the South Dakota School of Mines and
Technology Intercollegiate Athletics Department, the Athletic Training
program is dedicated to assisting student athletes' development of
his/her maximum potential for athletic, academic, and personal success.
Qualified personnel and technology are utilized to enhance physical
readiness, skill and promote recovery from injury/illness. Support for
student-athletes is provided by a team of clinicians including
physicians, athletic trainers, strength and conditioning specialists and
other allied health providers.
Utilizing an evidence-based multi disciplinary approach to promote
injury prevention and wellness education, recognition, and management of
athletic injuries and illnesses, clinicians create an integrated and
collaborative culture for optimum care for student athletes.