Meg Lander: Outstanding Student in Athletic Training

Meg LanderMeg Lander of Orrington, Maine is the outstanding student in athletic training for the 2021-2022 academic year. Meg was president of the Athletic Training Student Organization and won Best Undergraduate Presentation in Allied Health at the UMaine Student Symposium this year for her research, “Efficacy of the FIFA 11+ Injury Prevention Program in Maine High School Soccer.”

Hometown: Orrington, Maine

High School: John Bapst Memorial High School

Special thanks: Thank you to everyone who has supported me through my undergraduate career, including my parents and family, classmates, professors, preceptors, and my advisor.

Favorite UMaine memory: A favorite memory would be attending the Eastern Athletic Trainers Association (EATA) convention with my classmates.