Dawn Hankins, Ph.D.
Chair of the School of Health Professions / Professor of Athletic Training
Office: Bearcat Hall
Phone: (618) 537-6917
Ph.D., Saint Louis University
M.S., Southern Illinois University at Carbondale
B.A., Coe College
Missouri Athletic Trainers' Association Sports Medicine Hall of Fame Recipient
Women in Athletic Training National Athletic Trainers' Membership Service Recognition
Norman Grandy Faculty Award for Teaching Excellence and Service, McKendree University
Lifesaver Community Award, American Red Cross
BOC Certified Athletic Trainer, National Athletic Trainers Association
Licensed Athletic Trainer, State of Missouri
Licensed Athletic Trainer, State of Illinois
American Red Cross CPR/PR/AED Instructor and Instructor Trainer
American Red Cross First Aid Instructor and Instructor Trainer
American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor and Instructor Trainer
American Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor Instructor and Instructor Trainer
American Red Cross Aquatic Examiner
Publications and Presentations
Numerous presentations on issues related to athletic training from both an educational perspective as well as a clinical perspective.
Publications involve treatment of various injuries and conditions.
Professional Committee Posts
Manuscript/Textbook Reviewer: Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins.
Reviewer for Special Topics Presentations for NATA Annual Meeting and Clinical Symposium
Site Visitor, Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE)
Health and Safety Instructor Trainer Committee, American Red Cross, St. Louis Chapter.
Student learning styles for didactic and clinical education in athletic training curriculum programs specifically related to the subject areas of: immediate care, evaluation and diagnosis, emergency care and rehabilitation.
Aquatics, Therapeutic Modalities and Rehabilitation and Exercise Physiology.