Advisory Board of Athletic Trainers Meeting

Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation
Monday, December 2, 2019 at 9:30 a.m.
North Campus, 1st Floor Public Meeting Room, Suite 125E
1106 Clayton Lane, Austin, Texas


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  • A. Call to Order
  • B. Roll Call, Certification of Quorum, and Introductions
  • C. Approval of the Minutes - Meeting of January 14, 2019
  • D. Public Comment
    **Any person wishing to address the Advisory Board should complete a Public Comment Form and submit it to the Advisory Board Support Staff **
  • E. Issuance of certificates:
    • (1) Honoring the life and accomplishments of Paul Zeek
    • (2) Recognizing the lifesaving efforts of Christopher Hall
    • (3) Recognizing the lifesaving efforts of Matthew Herrill
    • (4) Recognizing the lifesaving efforts of Antse Woods
  • F. Staff Reports – Briefing from staff and discussion:
    • 1. Licensing Division
      • a. Statistics
    • 2. Customer Service Division
      • a. Statistics
    • 3. Enforcement Division
      • a. Highlights of Selected Cases
      • b. Statistics
    • 4. Education and Examination Division
      • a. Statistics
    • 5. Regulatory Program Management Division
      • a. Update and discussion regarding Athletic Trainers Program Activities
      • b. Public Outreach
      • c. Medical and Health Professions Section Update
    • 6. Executive Office
      • a. Personnel Updates
      • b. Updates from the 86th Legislature, Regular Session 2019
      • c. Sunset Review Process
      • d. Communication Outreach Statistics
  • G. Discussion and possible recommendation on the proposed amendments to existing rules at 16 Texas Administrative Code (TAC), Chapter 110, §§110.21, 110.23, 110.30, and 110.70, regarding the Athletic Trainers program. The proposed amendments make changes to certain licensing requirements; make clean-up changes; add a non-exclusive list of domains that may be tested on the Texas written examination; change the term of a temporary license; and remove a prohibition on using testimonials in advertising. The proposed amendments include recommendations from a workgroup of the Advisory Board of Athletic Trainers and recommendations from staff.
  • H. Discussion and possible appointment of workgroup review and discuss proposal for an athletic trainer endorsement
  • I. Recommendations for agenda items for the next Board meeting
  • J. Discussion of date, time, and location of the next Board meeting
  • K. Adjournment