Wade M. Welton

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Wade M. Welton, MS, ATC, LAT


Simpson College, B.A. Degree in Physical Education, 1987
University of Central Missouri, M.S. Degree, 1992


Head Athletic Trainer, Central Methodist University, Fayette, MO, 1992-Present
Athletic Training Education Program Director, Central Methodist University, 1996-Present
Clinical Athletic Trainer, HEALTHSOUTH Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine, Columbia, MO, 1992-1999
Part Owner, Peak Performance Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine
Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer, University of Central Missouri

Professional Involvement:

Missouri Athletic Trainers Association
College & University Athletic Training Students’ Committee, 2006-2009
Hosted MoATA Educator & Student Leadership Conference, 2015
Mid America Athletic Trainers Association
National Athletic Trainers Association
Host Site Coordinator for the ACES BOC Preparatory Workshop


NATA CUATC Head Athletic Trainer of the Year Award – NAIA, 2013
Omicron Delta Kappa Momberg Gold Chalk Award
John F. Kincaid Award for Significant Contributions to Education