The Drake Fund (Athletic Committee) GO PIRATES!
The Drake Fund Athletic Committee is proud to fully fund our Athletic trainer position. We now have 2 Trainer's that cover our athletes and athletic events. Gina Biviano, ATC, works Tu-Th-Fr and Jason Dinius, ATC, work Mon-Wed. The Trainer hours are from 2pm-7pm and their office is located in the Student Center.
The role of our certified athletic trainer (ATC), is to provide sports medicine services to all athletes here at Drake. Specifically it is her role to prevent injury, evaluate and treat injuries, manage illnesses, rehabilitate athletes, and make return to play decisions. In addition they will be making an effort to educate students, parents, coaches, even administration regarding
injury prevention and the management of specific injuries and
illnesses present in athletic populations.
This important position is funded by the Drake Fund through the generosity of our community donations.
Gina Biviano, MA, ATC joined the UCSF PlaySafe athletic training staff
In the summer of 2010 after completing her graduate studies at San
Jose State University. While pursing her Master’s in Kinesiology, Gina
worked as a graduate assistant athletic trainer from 2008-2010 at
Santa Clara University.