Editor-in-Chief: Dr. Matthew R. Kutz, Ph.D., AT, CSCS, CES, , Bowling Green State University
Senior Associate Editor: Elizabeth J. Walters, Ed.D, ATC, AT, , Baldwin Wallace University
Associate Editors: Dr. Kimberly Peer, Ed.D, AT, , Kent State University
  Dr. Shelley Payne, DHS, PT, AT, , Otterbein University
  Dr. Andrew Krause, Ph.D., AT, , Ohio University
  Trevor Bates, DHSc, MS, AT, ATC, , Mercy College, Toledo
Managing Editor: Sara Stiltner, M.Ed, ATC, AT, Bowling Green State University

Welcome to the Journal of Sports Medicine and Allied Health Sciences: Official Journal of the Ohio Athletic Trainers Association. The JSMAHS is a peer-reviewed, open-access, scholarly, online journal dedicated to the exploration of sports medicine and allied health professional practice, research, and education. The JSMAHS continues to welcome manuscripts from first time and seasoned authors who have the desire to share knowledge through the dissemination of published works online..

Mission Statement

It is the mission of the Journal of Sports Medicine and Allied Health Sciences as the Official Journal of the Ohio Athletic Trainers’ Association to provide support to the scholarship of the organization, its members and stakeholders.JSMAHS assists with the dissemination of scholarly work of researchers from all levels. The JSMAHS provides peer-reviewed and relevant research related to Sports Medicine and Allied Health Care professions.

Current Issue: Volume 3, Issue 2 (2017)



Athletic Trainers’ Knowledge of Legal Practice within Information Technology and Social Media
Elizabeth R. Neil, Zachary K. Winkelmann, and Lindsey E. Eberman