Meet the Athletic Trainer

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Katelyn Graczyk, MS, LAT, ATC

Undergraduate

Katelyn Graczyk achieved her Bachelor’s Degree in Athletic Training from Aquinas College in Grand Rapids, MI in May of 2018. As an athletic training student at Aquinas, Katelyn worked with the men’s soccer team, the women’s volleyball team, track & field, the men’s hockey team, and the softball team. She also completed an athletic training internship at Michigan Technological University in Houghton, MI. While at MTU, she worked with the DII football team and the DI men’s hockey team. Katelyn was also a student-athlete during her time at Aquinas and played on the ACHA DI women’s hockey team. Katelyn received her certification from the Board of Certification, Inc. in May of 2018.

Graduate

Katelyn received her Master of Science Degree in Sports Medicine from the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, UT in April of 2020. While earning her master’s degree, Katelyn worked as a graduate assistant athletic trainer at Brighton High School. Katelyn also completed her master’s thesis on the Assessment of Head Motion Utilizing Wearable Inertial Sensors with a focus on the return-to-play after concussions. After graduation, Katelyn became hired through the University of Utah Health as the head athletic trainer at Brighton High School.

Organizations

Katelyn is a member of the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA), the Rocky Mountain Athletic Trainers’ Association (RMATA), and the Utah Athletic Trainers’ Association (UATA). Katelyn joined the UATA Secondary School Committee in 2020.

Katelyn also serves as an approved preceptor for the University of Utah Athletic Training Education Program. She oversees athletic training students who complete clinical hours at Brighton High School.

Contact Information

Email: Katelyn.Graczyk@utah.edu