U-M Athletic Medicine Staff Profiles

Staff Athletic Trainers (Page 3)

Paul Schmidt photo Paul Schmidt, MS, AT, ATC, PT
Assistant Athletic Director
Senior Athletic Trainer
Head Football Athletic Trainer


Hired by Athletic Department: 1986
Previous Experience:
    1986 - 1990 Assistant Athletic Trainer Football, University of Michigan
    1985 - 1986 Facility Coordinator, Physical Therapy Services, Burton, Mich.
Education:
    Master of Science, University of Michigan, 1985
    PT Certificate, Ohio State University, 1983
Professional Certifications:
    Board of Certification Certified Athletic Trainer
    State of Michigan Licensed Athletic Trainer
    American Red Cross CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer and Healthcare Provider
    American Red Cross Standard First Aid
    Functional Movement Screen Level 1 Certified (FMS-1)
Professional Memberships:
    National Athletic Trainer's Association
    Michigan Athletic Trainer's Society
    Great Lakes Athletic Trainer's Society
    College Athletic Trainer's Society
    Big Ten Sports Medicine Committee
    American Physical Therapy Association
    Michigan Physical Therapy Association
Professional Interests: Functional rehabilitation
Hobbies: Golf, reading books, all sports
Hometown: Fremont, Ohio
Email: pschmidt@umich.edu
Bill Shinavier photo Bill Shinavier, MS, AT, ATC
Staff Athletic Trainer Men's Soccer

Hired by Athletic Department: 2002
Previous Experience:
    2000 - 2002 Head Athletic Trainer, Quincy University
    1996 - 2000 Athletic Trainer, Quincy Medical Group
Education:
    Master of Science, University of Michigan, 1996
    Bachelor of Science, Central Michigan University, 1994
Professional Certifications:
    Board of Certification Certified Athletic Trainer
    State of Michigan Licensed Athletic Trainer
    American Red Cross CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer and Healthcare Provider
    American Red Cross Standard First Aid
    Functional Movement Screen Level 1 Certified (FMS-1)
    M-2 Graston Technique Certified
    National Strength and Conditioning Association Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS)
Professional Memberships:
    National Athletic Trainer's Association
    Michigan Athletic Trainer's Society
    Great Lakes Athletic Trainer's Association
    National Strength and Conditioning Association
Professional Interests: Instrument-assisted soft-tissue mobilization, manual therapy techniques, corrective exercise
Hobbies: Hockey, running/exercise, martial arts
Hometown: Taylor, Michigan
Email: shinawi@umich.edu
Timothy White photo Timothy White, MS, AT, ATC
Staff Athletic Trainer Volleyball and Men's Gymnastics

Hired by Athletic Department: 2011
Previous Experience:
    2010 - 2011 Athletic Trainer, Florida Everblades
    2010 - 2008 Athletic Trainer, Quinnipiac University
    2005 - 2006 Intern Athletic Trainer, New York Jets
Education:
    Master of Science, University of Utah, 2008
    Bachelor of Science, University of Wisconsin-Lacrosse, 2005
Professional Certifications:
    Board of Certification Certified Athletic Trainer
    State of Michigan Licensed Athletic Trainer
    American Red Cross CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer and Healthcare Provider
    American Red Cross Standard First Aid
    Functional Movement Screen Level 1 Certified (FMS-1)
    M-1 Graston Technique Certified
    Certified Kinesiotaping Practitioner (CKTP)
    National Strength and Conditioning Association Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS)
Professional Memberships:
    National Athletic Trainer's Association
    Michigan Athletic Trainer's Society
    Great Lakes Athletic Trainer's Association
    National Strength and Conditioning Association
    Association for Applied Sport Psychology
Professional Interests: Sport Psychology, psychological aspects of injury rehabilitation, functional training, orthotic fabrication
Hobbies: Triathlon racing, biking, outdoor recreation, reading
Hometown: Oakdale, Minnesota
Email: whitetm@umich.edu
Jason Williams photo Jason Williams, MS, AT, ATC
Staff Athletic Trainer Football

Hired by Athletic Department: 2015
Previous Experience:
    2014 - 2015 Postgraduate Intern Athletic Trainer, Florida State University
Education:
    Master of Science, Michigan State University, 2014
    Bachelor of Science, University of Michigan, 2012
Professional Certifications:
    Board of Certification Certified Athletic Trainer
    State of Michigan Licensed Athletic Trainer
    American Red Cross CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers and Healthcare Providers
    American Red Cross Responding to Emergencies First Aid
    National Academy of Sports Medicine Corrective Exercise Specialist (NASM-CES)
Professional Memberships:
    National Athletic Trainer's Association
    Michigan Athletic Trainer's Society
    Great Lakes Athletic Trainer's Association
Professional Interests: Osteopathic Manual Medicine, Emergency Response, Sports & Performance Science
Hobbies: Fishing, recreation
Hometown: Belleville, Michigan
Email: jaswil@umich.edu
Alex Wong photo Alex Wong, MS, AT, ATC
Staff Athletic Trainer Men's Basketball and Men's Golf

Hired by Athletic Department: 2015
Previous Experience:
    2013 - 2015 Associate Athletic Trainer, Northwestern University
    2006 - 2013 Athletic Trainer, The Ohio State University
    2004 - 2006 Assistant Athletic Trainer, Quinnipiac University
    2003 - 2004 Head Athletic Trainer, Damonte Ranch High School
    2000 - 2001 Season Assistant, Minnesota Vikings
Education:
    Master of Science, University of Oregon, 2003
    Bachelor of Science, University of New Hampshire, 2000
Professional Certifications:
    Board of Certification Certified Athletic Trainer
    State of Michigan Licensed Athletic Trainer
    American Heart Association CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer and Healthcare Provider
    American Red Cross Standard First Aid
    M-1 Graston Technique Certified
    National Academy of Sports Medicine Corrective
    Exercise Specialist (NASM-CES)
Professional Memberships:
    National Athletic Trainer's Association
    Michigan Athletic Trainer's Society
    Great Lakes Athletic Trainer's Society
Professional Interests: Functional rehabilitation, prevention strategies and student education
Hobbies: Spending time with family, running and cycling
Hometown: Redmond, Washington
Email: wongkpl@umich.edu