Athletic Training

Brett Knight, MS, AT, ATC

Brett Knight is the Head Athletic Trainer and an Instructor of Athletic Training. Brett is a 2008 graduate of Alma College, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in athletic training. Brett then attended Western Michigan University, where he completed a master’s degree in Exercise Science and Sports Medicine with an emphasis in Athletic Training in 2010. After his graduate work, Brett was hired at NCAA Division III affiliate North Carolina Wesleyan College where he was an Assistant Athletic Trainer overseeing the healthcare of the football and baseball programs

Brett is certified instructor by the American Red Cross for First Aid and CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer and also serves as a Preceptor for the Athletic Training Education Program. He teaches First Aid and CPR, along with one Athletic Training Clinical Course. His primary sport responsibilities are Football, Men’s Basketball, and Softball.

Title

Head Athletic Trainer/Instructor of Athletic Training

Discipline

Athletic Training

Educational Background

  • M.S., Exercise Science and Sports Medicine with Emphasis in Athletic Training, Western Michigan University (2010)
  • B.S., Athletic Training, Alma College (2008)

My career at Alma began in

2011

Recent publications:

Comparison of Self Adherent and Cloth Tape on Dynamic Ankle Inversion Before and After Exercise”Athletic Training & Sports Health Care March/April 2012, Vol. 4, #2

Recent presentations:

Comparison of Self Adherent and Cloth Tape on Dynamic Ankle Inversion Before and After Exercise”

Poster Presentation at the 2012 National Athletic Training Association Convention. New Orleans, LA