Athletic Training

The Anderson University Sports Medicine Department strives to provide the best Sports Medicine Care possible for student athletes participating in intercollegiate athletics at Anderson University. One part of this goal is obtaining up-to-date information about each student athlete.

In order for us to create and/or maintain a file on you, we need you to print off a copy of each form and return them to us by August 1 of the current academic year. If you are having difficulty obtaining the forms, please feel free to or E-mail wduvall@andersonuniversity.eduor call at (864)-231-2144.

No student will be permitted to participate in athletics without this information on file in the Anderson University Sports Medicine Department.

Paperwork to be completed as follows:

  • Filling in blanks with "same as last year" or "already on file" is NOT acceptable
  • Parents must sign ALL forms unless student-athlete is 24 years of age
  • ALL blanks should be filled in on the paperwork
  • All paperwork MUST be completed on an annual basis
  • The secondary insurance (Ascension), which is provided by Anderson University will cover only NCAA-sponsored events. Ascension Insurance has a $250 deductable.

The deadline for paperwork is August 1st - Please send via e-mail or the U.S Postal Service - No faxes, please!   

Click HERE for Insurance Filing Process

Click HERE for Services Rendered Filing Process

Please send forms to the following address:

Anderson University Sports Medicine Department
Attn: Ed Duvall
Director of Sports Medicine
316 Boulevard
Box 999
Anderson University
Anderson, South Carolina 29621

Policy Note: All student athletes are required to complete a pre-participation physical evaluation performed by Anderson University's team physician each year. All incoming freshmen or transfers will schedule physicals on campus before their first date of competition. NO OUTSIDE PHYSICALS WILL BE ACCEPTED.

Medical Forms 
1. Medical Policy, Wavier of Risk Liability Form, HIPPA Release and Permission For Treatment 
2. Drug Screen Consent Form and Ascension Insurance 
3. Travel/Parent Information Form

4. Statement of Understanding (Concussions)
5. NCAA ADHD Requirements (if applicable)

6. Statement of Understanding (Sickle Cell Trait Testing) FRESHMEN AND TRANSFERS ONLY

7. Medical History

1. Ascension Insurance 
2. Blue Ridge Orthopaedics 
3. AnMed Health 

Anderson University policy requires all student-athletes to maintian a CURRENT personal insurance policy - ALL International student-athletes are required to purchase the school's international policy with the athletic writer. 

Thank you for your cooperation. If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to call.

Ed Duvall, Director of Sports Medicine

Monica Lopes, Associate Athletic Trainer

The NCAA is emphasizing Sickle Cell Trait resting and concussion awareness. Please click on the following links for further information on these topics:

The Student-Athlete with the Sickle Cell Trait

Concussions: Don't Hide it ...


Anderson University Best Practice for Concussion Management