Gary L. Ward


Gary L. Ward, PT, ATC/R


B.S. Science in Physical Education, Montana State University – 1974
M.S. in Physical Education, University of Arizona – 1975
Physical Therapy Degree, Florida International University – 1978


Director of University Rehabilitation Services, Southwest Missouri State University, 1995-Present
Director, Midwest Sports Medicine Center, 1982-1995
Co-Director of Curriculum, SMSU, 1982-1985
Women’s Athletic Trainer, SMSU, 1978-1982
Athletic Trainer, Florida International University Campus Based Sports Medicine Center, 1976-78
Instructor, Physical Education Department, Florida International University, 1976-78


Missouri Athletic Trainers Association
Program Chair – 1984
President-Elect – 1985-86
President – 1987-89
Missouri Physical Therapy Association
Education Committee – 1984-90
State Planning Committee – 1985-86
Vice-Chair of Southwest District – 1986-89
Chair of Southwest District – 1989-92
MSHSAA Sports Medicine Advisory Committee Member
NATA/CAHEA Site Visitor