Dr. W D. Carr


Public Health and Sports Medicine
Role: Faculty
Campus: Springfield

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Missouri State University
Public Health and Sports Medicine
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897



  • PhD, 1999, University of Southern Mississippi
  • MS, 1994, The University of Michigan
  • BA, 1992, San Diego State University


  • ATC 632 Manual Therapies Techniques
  • ATC 710 Graduate Seminar
  • ATC 623 Patient Evaluation I
  • ATC 653 Patient Evaluation II

Research and professional interests


  • Education outcomes as related to student success and program accreditation

Professional Interests

  • Volunteer service to state, regional, and national membership organization

Awards and honors

  • Associate Fellow of the Association for Medical Education in Europe (AMEE). Award for scholarship in medical/health profession education – spring of 2018

  • San Diego State University Robert Moore Athletic Training Distinguished Alumnus Award. Awarded for distinguished work in the profession - spring of 2017

  • Mid America Athletic Trainers’ Association Service Award for 2016. District membership organization award for service

  • NATA Most Distinguished Athletic Trainer Award for 2015. National membership association award for regional and national service