Erica Baptiste, M.A., A.T.C./L.

Certified Athletic Trainer, Physician Extender
Sports Medicine

Pediatric and Adolescent Sports Medicine Associates
404-785-8710
erica.baptiste@choa.org

Education and Training
  • Bachelors of Arts, Movement Science and Athletic Training: Hobart and William Smith Colleges, Geneva, NY, 2000.
  • Masters of Arts, Exercise Science: Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI, 2002.

Interests
  • Therapeutic horseback riding/Hippotherapy
  • Adaptive sports
  • Special Olympics
  • Sports nutrition & Sports related injury prevention and education
  • Concussion Awareness and Education

Societies
  • National Athletic Trainer's Association
  • Georgia Athletic Trainer's Association
  • Southeast Athletic Trainer's Association

    Certifications
  • Licensed Athletic Trainer, Georgia Board of Athletic Trainers
  • Certified Athletic Trainer, National Athletic Trainers Association Board of Certification
  • American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers (CPR and AED) Program, America Heart Association
  • Pediatric Emergency Assessment, Recognition and Stabilization (PEARS)

Career Highlights
  • Peachtree City Rotary Club Road Race Series (2013,2014)
  • McKeevers First Ride: Therapeutic and Adaptive Riding  (2013, 2014)
  • Henry County Wheelchair Sports Medical Coverage (2013)
  • Head Athletic Trainer of the Southern Alliance Tournament Lacrosse Tournament  (2013)
  • The Boston Marathon Co-Athletic Trainer Captain of the Medical Tent (2011)
  • The Boston Marathon Medical Tent, Finish Line, Wheelchair Sweep (2003-2009)
  • Athletic Trainer Coordinator and Medical Tent for the Patrick Dempsey Challenge (2009, 2010)
  • Eastern Regional One Soccer Tournament (2008)
  • United States Anti-Doping Agency Chaperon/Volunteer (USADA) (Winter 2006)
  • Athletic Trainer for the Maine State Half and Full Marathon (2003)
  • Michigan State Special Olympic Games (2002)
  • 11th Annual Michigan State Games and Camp for Youth with Visual Impairments (2002)
  • Satch Sanders Basketball Camp Assistant Athletic Trainer (1997-2000)