Director, Department Chair, Professor
office: Gym 202
Bio: This is his fifth year at WVWC having spent 28 years at Marshall University and four years at Catholic University. Dr. Martin has served as an athletic trainer at all levels from scholastic teams, college teams, professional teams as well as professional dance companies. He has received numerous awards including Marshall University Sports Medicine Hall of Fame and Athletic Trainer of the year, and has made over 100 presentations at a variety of professional conferences. He is a 25 year charter member of the WV Secondary Schools Activities Commission Sports Medicine Advisory Board and is very concerned about placing a certified athletic trainer (ATC) into every high school in West Virginia. His research interests include high school athletic trainer coverage as well as cardiovascular changes in aerobic conditioning.