Athletic Training



The mission of the Concordia University Ann Arbor Athletic Training Department is to take a Christ-Centered approach in providing high quality medical and comprehensive care to all student-athletes. This department is additionally aimed at facilitating educational development of all athletic training students through clinical instruction. We intend to fulfill our mission statement by:

  • Being committed to practicing and leading with integrity
  • Promoting and encouraging the advancement of the athletic training profession
  • Providing care using the best practice for the total treatment of the student-athlete
  • Adhering to the NATA Best Practice Guidelines for Athletic Training Documentation
  • Adhering to the NATA Code of Ethics
  • Maintaining a high level of professionalism while representing the Athletic Training Department and Concordia University Ann Arbor
  • Being dependable and dedicated to our coworkers and the student-athletes


SportsWare Information


School ID: cuaacardinals



1. Log in using your email address and password. 

a. If you forgot your password, click Reset Password/Forgot Password and complete those steps. 

2. Complete and sign ALL forms prior to any physical activity with CUAA.

3. Update your insurance prior to any physical activity with CUAA.



1. Join SportsWare using the School ID cuaacardinals. 

2. Wait to be added and check email for link to create password once added. 

3. Complete and sign all forms prior to any physical activity with CUAA.

4. Complete the Medical History and Athlete Information sections prior to any physical activity with CUAA.

5. Upload your physical by adding a file in the forms tab, labeled "Physical". 


Physicals will not be accepted if completed at an urgent care or by a chiropractor. Please see your primary care physician or you can contact our team doctor Doctor Corey Dean at (734) 547-7977 

Link to CUAA Physical Form


Head Athletic Trainer – Peter Benjamin  MS, ATC, CSCS

Contact: 734-995-7435 /

(Football, Men's Hockey, and Men's/Women's Golf)


Assistant Athletic Trainer - Kasey Ficken  MS, AT, ATC 

Contact: (734) 995-7362 /

(Cross Country, Women's Basketball, Women's Lacrosse and Men's/Women's Tennis)


Assistant Athletic Trainer - Kylee Bernthisel


(Volleyball, Men's Basketball, Softball, and Esports)


Assistant Athletic Trainer - Beth Kuhl ATC


(Women's Soccer, Women's Hockey, Men's/Women's Bowling, Baseball)


Assistant Athletic Trainer - Erik Arent MS, ATC, EMT-B


(Men's Soccer, Indoor & Outdoor Track & Field, and Men's Lacrosse)


Assistant Athletic Trainer - Kiley Horn MS, ATC, EMT-B


(Football, Competitive Cheer and Dance, STUNT)


Team Physicians 

Dr. Corey Dean (Internal Medicine) at St. Joseph Mercy Neighborhood Family Health Center in Ypsilanti 

Dr. Ryan Mlynarek (Orthopedic Surgeon) at IHA St. Joe's Ann Arbor

Dr. Brian Borden (Orthopedic Surgeon) at IHA St. Joe's Ann Arbor 


All student athletes at CUAA are required to have a physical on file and all required paperwork completed on SportsWare prior to ANY physical participation with their team.

Introduction Letter for Student Athletes


Information regarding athletic physicals for the 2020-21 academic year will be available starting June 1st and must be completed before Aug1st. 

Information For Purchasing Supplemental Insurance

First Care Plan

CUAA Athletic Training Policies and Procedures

WHAC Inclement Weather Guidelines