45Th CATA National Conference & World Congress

45Th CATA National Conference & World Congress


45th CATA National Conference & World Congress

May 25 – 28, 2011, in Banff, Alberta, Canada

In 2011, Banff National Park and the townsite of Banff, Alberta, will play host to the Canadian Athletic Therapists Association National Conference and the World Federation of Athletic Training & Therapy Congress.

This unique conjoint event will bring some of the best minds in sports medicine together to deliver unique insights, the newest innovations and a series of exciting activities to fully immerse yourself in this spectacular mountain setting.

CATA Conference 2011 Speakers / Presenters (Confirmed presenters are listed below. Watch for updates on the conference website and follow us on Twitter & Facebook – keyword: CATA Conference)

Keynote Speakers: Dr. Robert Cantu

Presenters: Tony Carbonette

Dr. Jennifer Harrison Dr. Kevin Hildebrand

Damien MaroneyDr. Jason Mihalik

Conference registration: early Bird Registration to open Fall of 2010.

The official site for the 2011 event is the Banff Centre. Located in Banff National Park, in the splendour of the Canadian Rockies, this 43 acre property is the perfect location for meetings, conferences and events. The Banff Centre has full-service meeting, conference and convention facilities and can host groups from five to 1000 people. The Banff Centre experience isn't only about nurturing artistic and intellectual innovation. Creativity requires a healthy body as well as a healthy mind, and Sally Borden Fitness and Recreation offers a wide range of recreational opportunities and fitness services for people of all abilities and interests.

Accommodations at The Banff Centre

Over 400 guest bedrooms provide a wide range of accommodation options. The Professional Development Centre, a spectacular pine lodge, offers over 171 superior bedrooms and suites with full hotel amenities and stone fireplaces. Lloyd Hall offers over 150 standard bedrooms and suites, all of which have been fully renovated.

$147 / night based on 2 person occupancy
To make reservations: 1-800-884-7574

Conference Events

The Professional Orthopedic Products/CATA Annual Golf Tournament

In May 2011, the POP/CATA Annual Golf Tournament is being held at the world renowned Banff Springs Golf Course:
With a breathtaking view in every direction, it is a captivating and challenging course. The golf course gently rolls along the Bow River under the snow-capped peaks of Sulphur Mountain, Mount Rundle and Tunnel Mountain

Date: May 25, 2011
Tournament start time: 1:00
Tournament rates: $125.00
Rate includes: 18-hole green fee, shared power cart, use of driving range and practice facility prior to the round, tournament banquet meal, transportation from The Banff Centre.

Come join us in Banff!

The CATA National Operations Committee looks forwarding to hosting delegates from around the world in the spring of 2011. Please visit

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