Promoting Student-Athlete Wellness and Substance Abuse Prevention

Joe Gieck, Ed.D, PT, ATC

Joe Gieck
University of Virginia

Joe Gieck is Professor Emeritus of Sports Medicine at the University of Virginia. He was Curriculum Director of the University of Virginia’s Master’s Program in Athletic Training for 11 years, received the College Athletic Trainer of the Year award in 1979 and the National Athletic Trainers Association Distinguished Educator of the Year award in 1986. He was inducted into the National Athletic Trainer’s Hall of Fame in 1990. Joe has also been instrumental in establishing an ATOD program at UVA, co-developed the APPLE model and co-directs the APPLE Training Institutes.