Ben Towne

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Industry Education
Occupation Athletic Trainer
Introduction Ben Towne, MA, ATC serves as clinical assistant professor at the University of New Hampshire. Towne has treated a variety of athletes at the recreational, high school, collegiate and elite level. He has more than 14 years of experience educating undergraduate students and providing athletic training services to the physically active. He serves as an athletic trainer for the United States Bobsled and Skeleton Teams, most recently at the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi. He has lead athletic training students to the Dominican Republic on twelve occasions to provide care for those less fortunate. He has presented at the state and national level on service learning in athletic training. He was awarded the 2011 USM Outstanding Faculty Involvement Award and was a recipient of the 2011 Maine Campus Compact Donald Harward Award for Service Learning Excellence. Towne has served on the National Athletic Trainer's Association (NATA) International Committee and as the NATA liaison to the Canadian Athletic Therapists Association.