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Panther Athletic Training Students (PATS) 

Panther Athletic Training Students’ (PATS) is a student-led organization with a purpose to promote and encourage higher scholastic achievement and personal and professional development in sports medicine. PATS is open to anyone interested in kinesiology, exercise and fitness, athletic training, physical therapy, occupational therapy or sports medicine. 

Hayley Ericksen, PhD, ATC, Faculty Advisor 
Clinical Assistant Professor 

Volunteer Service

The UWM Center for Community-Based Learning, Leadership, and Research provides the campus with different opportunities to volunteer throughout the city and beyond. There are opportunities to make a real difference by working to improve the environment, mentoring local kids, stocking shelves at a food pantry, serving breakfast to Milwaukee’s homeless community, engaging in an alternative spring break, and helping older adults. Learn more at uwm.edu/community/students.


For program information or questions, email:

Torry Rufer
Kinesiology Academic Advisor

Jennifer Earl-Boehm, PhD, ATC, FNATA
Athletic Training Program Director