Kristi Phillips

Clinical Coordinator, Instructor

Kristi Phillips
615-904-8326
Room 110, Alumni Memorial Gym (AMG)
MTSU Box 96, Murfreesboro, TN 37132

Degree Information

  • M.Ed., Auburn University, AL (1999)
  • B.S., University of Illinois, Urbana (1997)

BS Athletic Training, University of Illinois

MEd Higher Education and Administration, Auburn University

PhD Health and Human Performance, Middle Tennessee State University 2017

Areas of Expertise

Clinical Education in Athletic Traiing.

Biography

Mrs. Phillips earned her bachelor degree at the University of Illinois in Kinesiology before pursuing a Master’s degree from Auburn University in Higher Education and Administration. Kristi is currently seeking her PhD in Leisure Studies and is interested in how physical activity effects academic performance.  After gaining work experience in athletics for several years, she decided to take on a new challenge and began teaching 15 years ago.  Since then she has served as ...

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Mrs. Phillips earned her bachelor degree at the University of Illinois in Kinesiology before pursuing a Master’s degree from Auburn University in Higher Education and Administration. Kristi is currently seeking her PhD in Leisure Studies and is interested in how physical activity effects academic performance.  After gaining work experience in athletics for several years, she decided to take on a new challenge and began teaching 15 years ago.  Since then she has served as the clinical coordinator and instructor for the AT program.  Mrs. Phillips resides in Murfreesboro with her husband, Jimmy, who is a physical therapist and athletic trainer. She is a mother of three children:  Ella, 13; Carly, 12; and Carson, 8. When she isn’t at work or running her children around to multiple events, Kristi enjoys running, reading, and going to the beach. 

 

 

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Publications

Phillips K, Dunlap R, Belcher D, Palmer T. (2017) "A zero-based physical activity programs' bemefit on academic achievement in elementary aged school children." Dissertation, MTSU.

Presentations

Student SEATA (Southeast Atheltic Trainers Association) conference in Atlanta, GA                                 

     Topic: Unique Taping Techniques 2007/2008, 2010-present

     Topic: Kinesiotaping 2012 to present

 

Creative Activity

Tennessee AThletic Trainers Society (TATS) Scholarship Committee, Chair  2010-present

Tennessee Athletic Trainers Society (TATS) Professional Education Committee, member 2002-2009; 2016-present

Courses

Kristi has taught a variety of Athletic Training course work during her time at MTSU (2002-present). Depending on the year and ahtletic training program needs Kristi has taught the following:

ATHT 3570 Psychomotor Skills in Athletic Training (previously "Topics in Athletic Training")

ATHT 3580 Prevention and Care of Athletic Injuries (previously "Introduction to Athletic Training")

ATHT 3000 Clinical A in Athletic Training

ATHT 3001 Clinical B in AThletic Train...

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Kristi has taught a variety of Athletic Training course work during her time at MTSU (2002-present). Depending on the year and ahtletic training program needs Kristi has taught the following:

ATHT 3570 Psychomotor Skills in Athletic Training (previously "Topics in Athletic Training")

ATHT 3580 Prevention and Care of Athletic Injuries (previously "Introduction to Athletic Training")

ATHT 3000 Clinical A in Athletic Training

ATHT 3001 Clinical B in AThletic Training

ATHT 3002 Cinical C in Athletic Training

ATHT 3003 Clinical D in Athletic Training

ATHT 3950 Lower Extremity Evaulation and Assessment

ATHT 3960 Upper Extremity Evaulation and Assessment

ATHT 4971 Therapeutic Modalities Laboratory

ATHT 4950 Pathology of Sport Illness and Consieration of Special Populations

ATHT 3900/1 Human Structure and Function in Sport and Injury

ATHT 4430 Practicum in Athletic Training

ATHT 4960 Rehabilitative Techniques

ATHT 4990 Senior Seminar

PHED 4910 Kinesiology

HLTH/PHED 3300 First Aid and Safety

 

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