Karyn Gentile

Program Director, Athletic Training Program
Assistant Athletic Trainer
M.S., Syracuse University

Karyn Gentile

Karyn GentileProgram Director, Athletic Training Program
Assistant Athletic Trainer

M.S., Syracuse University
B.A., Baldwin Wallace University

Contact:

kgentile@bw.edu

Karyn Gentile is the director of Baldwin Wallace’s athletic training program. The program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE). Gentile began her tenure at Baldwin Wallace in 1996 and has served as the athletic training program director since 2003. She advises students majoring in athletic training and coordinates their clinical experiences, both on-campus as well as at various off-campus affiliated sites. Courses taught by Gentile are primarily within the athletic training curriculum, such as principles of athletic training, therapeutic modalities, emergency care and the athletic training practicum courses. Gentile serves as the faculty advisor of the BW student organization Collegiate Organization of Athletic Student Trainers (COAST) and BW’s chapter of Iota Tau Alpha, an athletic training education program honor society. The COAST organization sponsors guest speakers and provides opportunities for students to travel to state, district and national conventions. Gentile also serves as a facilitator for ACES, a preparatory workshop designed to help prepare students for the national board of certification exam. Prior to returning to her alma mater, Gentile served as an assistant athletic trainer at Syracuse University in N.Y.