Sara Gralitzer, MS, ATC

5930 Careybrook Dr Agoura Hills, CA 91301
saragralitzer@gmail.com  saragralitzer.weebly.com

Education
M.S.

Weber State University: Graduation Date- May 1, 2015
Degree- Masters of Science Athletic Training. GPA 3.94

B.S.

University of Hawaii at Manoa: Graduation Date- August 13, 2011
Degree- Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology and Rehabilitation Science.
GPA 3.23

Certifications
• Board of Certification- Certified Athletic Trainer #:
2000019738

May 2015present

• NPI Number: 1770972663

2014- present

• American Red Cross Emergency Medical Response

2013-present

• American Red Cross CPR/ AED for Professional Rescuers
and Health Care Providers

2006-2009,
2013- present

• American Red Cross Bloodborne Pathogens Training

2013-present

• American Red Cross Administering Emergency Oxygen

2013-present

• American Red Cross Lifeguard

2006-2010

• American Red Cross First Aid

2006-2010

Professional Experience
• University of Antelope Valley Adjunct Faculty: Courses
Taught- Anatomy 105, Physiology 105, and Physical
Health and Wellness 101.

May 2016December 2016

• University of Antelope Valley Assistant Athletic Trainer:
Main Responsibilities with Women’s Volleyball,
Women’s Basketball, and Men’s Basketball. Secondary
Responsibilities with Baseball, Softball, Women’s
Soccer, and Men’s Soccer.

August 2015December 2016

Student Clinical Experience

Weber State Soccer, Strength & Conditioning, and
Spring Football: Athletic Training Student- Clinical
Experience Spring 2015 Rotation

March 2015April 2015

General Medicine Porter Family Clinic: Athletic Training
Student- Clinical Experience February 2015 Rotation:
20 Hours

February 2015

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Sundance Physical Therapy: Athletic Training StudentClinical Experience Winter 2014-2015 Rotation:
134.45 Hours

November
2014- February
2015

Weber State Volleyball: Athletic Training StudentClinical Experience Fall 2014 Rotation: 223.75 Hours

August 2014November 2014

Weber State Track and Field: Athletic Training StudentClinical Experience Spring 2014 Rotation: 104.7 Hours

February 2014April 2014

Syracuse High School: Athletic Training StudentClinical Experience Winter 2013-2014 Rotation: 144.3
Hours. Sports: wrestling and basketball

December
2013-Februrary
2014

Weber High School: Athletic Training Student- Clinical
Experience Fall 2013 Rotation 169.75 Hours. Sports:
Football, volleyball, soccer, and tennis.

August 2013October 2013

Body Tune Physical Therapy: Athletic Training StudentClinical Experience Summer 2013: 50 Hours

June 2013August 2013

Vargo Physical Therapy: Intern (Moorpark, CA)

June-August
2011

Athletic Training Student Service
Teaching Assistant: Basic Modalities

Summer 2015

Student Athletic Trainer Teaching Assistant: Advanced
Modalities

Spring 2015

Student Athletic Trainer at Buffalo Run at Antelope Island

March 2015

Student Athletic Trainer at Weber State University Softball
game

March 2015

Student Athletic Trainer Lab Assistant: Undergraduate
Clinical Class working on Joint Mobilizations

February 2015

Student Athletic Trainer at Syracuse High School (Utah)
Wrestling Tournament

December 2014

Student Athletic Trainer Teaching Assistant: Introduction to
Athletic Training class

Fall 2014, Fall
2013

Student Athletic Trainer helped with blood draws of NCAA
athletes for Iron Deficiency

Spring 2015, Fall
2014

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• Student Athletic Trainer at WSU Soccer Tournament

March 2014

• Student Athletic Trainer at Ben Lommond (Utah) Regional
Wrestling Tournament

February 2014

• Student Athletic Trainer for Physicals at Weber High
School

November 2013

Publications/Presentations
Quantifying Physical Rest in Post Concussion
Care by Gathering Baseline Data on Healthy
NCAA Athletes
Gralitzer SL, Parivar EL,
Hamson-Utley JJ, Herzog VW (Master’s Thesis)

Presented at
NATA Free
Communications
St. Louis, MO
2015

• Exercise Induced Anaphylaxis in a Cross Country
Runner
Gralitzer SL, Bugnet P, Herzog VW

Presented at
RMATA Free
Communications
Mesa, AZ 2015

• Defining Rest Post-Concussion using Fitbit
Technology
Sara Gralitzer2, Jennifer Jordan Hamson-Utley1
(1)University of Phoenix, North Ogden, UT, (2)Weber
State University, Ogden, UT

Research
Quarterly for
Exercise and
Sport published
in March 2015

• Defining Rest Post-Concussion using Fitbit
Technology
Sara Gralitzer2, Jennifer Jordan Hamson-Utley1,
(1)University of Phoenix, North Ogden, UT, (2)Weber
State University, Ogden, UT

Presented at
SHAPE American
National
Convention and
Exposition
Seattle, WA.
March
2015

• Lab Assistant at UATA Conference December 2014
for Mobile Therapies

UATA
Conference
Ogden, UT.
December 2014

• Developing an Intervention for Post-Concussion
using Baseline Data: an assessment of sleep and
activity levels in the college-aged population
Petersen J, Gralitzer SL, Hamson-Utley JJ

RMATA
Conference
Provo, UT. April
2014

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• Lab Assistant at RMATA April 2014 for Mobile
Therapies: An Evidence Based Approach to
Patient Care

RMATA
Conference
Provo, UT. April
2014

Other Research Experience
• Improving Post-Concussion Care Using the FitBit:
Establishing Baseline Activity Levels in Healthy
High School Athletes

Ongoing
Research

• Effects of a Maximal Exercise Bout on S100B
Levels of Healthy Individuals with a History of
Concussion

2014

Conferences Attended
• National Athletic Trainers Association Convention (NATA):
St. Louis, MO
-- Presented Quantifying Physical Rest in Post
Concussion Care by Gathering Baseline Data on
Healthy NCAA Athletes

June 2015

• Rocky Mountain Athletic Trainers Association District
Conference (RMATA): Mesa, AZ
--Participated in Quiz Bowl, presented a poster,
attended meetings.

April 2015

• Utah Athletic Trainers Association State Meeting (UATA):
Weber State University, Ogden, UT
-- Lab Assistant for Mobile Therapies, and
attended meetings

December
2014

• Rocky Mountain Athletic Trainers Association District
Conference (RMATA): Provo, UT
-- Participated in Quiz Bowl and Attended Career Day

April 2014

• National Athletic Trainers Association Convention (NATA):
Las Vegas, NV
-- Attended Career Day and EDAC Conference

June 2014

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Affiliations & Memberships
• National Athletic Trainers Association (NATA) Member
• Student Representative for Weber State University UATA
• Graduate Athletic Trainers Student Organization Member
(GATSO) Weber State University

2013-present
2014-2015
2013-2015

• Secretary of Student Athlete Advisory Committee
Member University of Hawaii (SAAC)

2010-2011

• Board Member of Student Athlete Advisory Committee
Member University of Hawaii (SAAC)

2008-2011

• Student Athlete Advisory Committee Member University
of Hawaii (SAAC)

2007-2011

• Student Athlete Advisory Committee Women’s Water Polo
Team Representative University of Hawaii (SAAC)

2007-2011

• Vice President of Hillel University of Hawaii

2007-2011

Awards & Scholarships
• Weber State University Outstanding Master of Science in
Athletic Training (MSAT) Graduate Award

2015

• Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches Women’s
All-American Academic Award

2011, 2009,
2008
2007-2011
2007-2011

• University of Hawaii at Manoa Scholar Athlete
• University of Hawaii at Manoa Athletic Scholarship:
Women’s Water Polo Team
• University of Hawaii at Manoa Deans List

Spring 2008,
Spring 2009

Computer Skills
• Experience with Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, SPSS,
SwimEx, Alter-G, iMovie, Sportsware, iBooks, iBooks Author, googledocs,
weebly.com, Mastering A&P, www.engrade.com, and proficient with Mac,
PC, iPads, Core App, Dartfish App, and other apps for mobile therapies.

Community Service
• University of Hawaii at Manoa Student Athlete Advisory
Committee (SAAC) Reading Days: Read to elementary
school students.

2007-2011

• University of Hawaii at Manoa Student Athlete Advisory
Committee (SAAC) Play Days: Played sports with
elementary school students in order to get them
interested in playing sports.

2007-2011

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• Relay for Life: Participated and in Relay for Life at
University of Hawaii at Manoa with my water polo
team.

2007-2011

• Swim with Mike: A fundraising swim-a-thon to raise
scholarship funds for disabled athletes.

2011

• International Gay and Lesbian Aquatics Championship: I
helped in setting up the pool for each competition and
running clocks for aquatic sports.

2011

Extracurricular Activities
• Member of Israeli Women’s National Water Polo Team 2011-2014
o

Competed internationally in many countries with teammates all
over the world.

• Member of Israeli Women’s Professional Water Polo Team 2011-2013
o

Competed internationally in many countries with teammates all
over the world.

• Member of University of Hawaii’s Women’s Water Polo Team 2007-2011
o

Competed throughout the United States and internationally with
teammates all over the world.