academic institutions

The Academic Institutions Committee (AIC) is the academic institutions networking arm of the WFATT. The AIC exists to serve as a body of academic institutions representatives of the WFATT in the area of Athletic Training and Therapy academic programs. This may include collaborative networking, exchange programs, and research opportunities. It shall also be a resource for questions regarding academic institutions arising from the WFATT Executive Committee and from the WFATT’s member organizations.

Marketing & Communications

The Marketing and Promotion Committee (MPC) is the communication arm of the WFATT. The committee is charged with managing the WFATT website and other social media communication tools including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. The committee also highlights our members through our Member Spotlight feature on the website. They also coordinate our quarterly podcast.

education & research

The Education/Research Committee (ERC) exists to serve as a body of experts representing the WFATT in the area of Athletic Training and Therapy education and research. This may include quality, outcomes, methodology and clinical relevance. It is also a resource for research-related questions arising from the WFATT Executive Committee and from the WFATT’s member


world congress

The World Congress Committee (WCC) exists to promote and coordinate the World Congress meetings including working with local planning committees to facilitate transitions between host organizations/locations.


The International Development Committee (IDC) exists to promote WFATT to other international organizations such as the International Olympic Committee (IOC), Federation Internationale de Medicin Sportive (FIMS), World Health Organization (WHO), United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).