Athletic Trainers

Phone Number: 765.494.9622

An Athletic Trainer is a health care professional who provides:
  1. Immediate and emergency care of athletic injuries
  2. Clinical evaluation and diagnosis of injury/illness
  3. Treatment and rehabilitation of injury/illness
  4. Injury/illness prevention and wellness protection
  5. Organizational and professional health and well-being

Our trainers are certified, licensed and are members of the National Athletic Trainers' Association (NATA). Athletic Trainer FACTS

Services we provide

  • Basic wound care
  • Heat packs
  • Injury evaluation
  • Temporary loans of crutches
  • Taping (tape can be purchased at Equipment Center)
  • Ice bags/ice cups
  • Acute injury/illness response and care
  • Basic rehabilitation
  • Patient education

Hours

Clinic Walk-in Hours:
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 1p - 6p

Injury/First Aid Coverage:
Monday: 6:30p - 9:30pm
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 6p - 9pm

The Athletic Training Office is closed for University Holidays

Meet our Trainers:

Christian Floirendo, ATC

Christian is in his 2nd year of his Graduate Assistantship with Purdue RecWell. His primary responsibilities are to serve as a mentor to the Athletic Training Program's clinical students and provide quality care to RecWell patrons. Christian also serves RecWell Club Sports, including: Men's Lacrosse, Men's Soccer, Women's Rugby, Women's Volleyball, Crew, Ice Hockey, and Women's Ultimate Frisbee. Christian graduated from Florida Southern College in 2015. When he isn't working, he is an avid US Soccer fan.

cfloiren@purdue.edu

Kaitlin Posey, ATC

Kaitlin joined the Purdue RecWell staff from Florida Gulf Coast University where she graduated Summa Cum Laude in 2016. Her primary responsibilities are serving as a teaching to the Athletic Training Program's clinical students, providing care to RecWell patrons and serving RecWell Club Sports, including: Men's Rugby, Women's Lacrosse, Women's Soccer, Men's Volleyball, Gymnastics, and Men's Ultimate Frisbee. Like Christian, Kaitlin is a huge US Soccer fan, but her true passion is for dogs.

posey3@purdue.edu

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