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Kelley Henderson, Ed.D., LAT, ATC

Clinical Education Director, Athletic Training - Ft. Lauderdale
(954) 262-7901
Office: Parker - Rm. 307


2016 – Ed.D. – Florida Gulf Coast University

1999 – M. Ed. – Northwestern State University

1997 – B.S. – University of South Alabama

Courses Taught

Anatomical Kinesiology

Prevention and Care of Athletic Injuries

Orthopedic Evaluation – Upper Extremity

Lower Extremity Evaluation Lab

Therapeutic Exercise and Lab

General Medical Conditions in the Athlete

Emergency Care and First Aid


ATC – Board of Certification Certified Athletic Trainer

NATA Athletic Trainer Service Award – 2015

SWATA James Dodson “New Horizon” Award – 2011

Areas of Research

My current research interest is related to the pedagogical development of athletic training faculty and focus on good practice in undergraduate education.  I am also involved in evidence based practice development at the foundational level as well as the clinical level particularly as it relates to exertional rhabdomyolysis.

Recent Peer Reviewed Publications

  • Felton SD, Henderson KD, van Duijn AJ, Mullaney KP, Klein, M. Exercises tailored to meet the unique needs of a submarine pitcher. J Athl Train. 2016; 51(6) (supplement); S319.
  • Smelker HR, Henderson KD. Illiopsoas muscle tear with hematoma in an adolescent football athlete. J Athl Train. 2016; 51(6) (supplement); S346.
  • Manspeaker SA, Henderson KD, Riddle JD. Exertional Rhabdomyolysis among athletes: a systematic review. The JBI Database of Systematic Review and Implementation Reports. 2016; 14(6); 117-147
  • Henderson KD, Ruha KL. Atypical hyaline cartilage neoplasm in an adolescent basketball athlete. J Athl Train. 2015; 50(6) (supplement): S-296-S-297.
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