Christopher A. FERTAL

Head Athletic Trainer, Simpson College, Indianola, Iowa



Areas of Interest: Sports Medicine, Rehabilitation, Exercise Science, Physiology

Has worked with Olympic Trials Gymnastics, Villanova University, Penn State Abington and NovaCare Complex (official training home of the National Football League’s Philadelphia Eagles) as part of his professional and college sports credentials, and spending two years with the Philadelphia 76ers Basketball association.

Education: Graduated from West Chester University in 2002 with his Bachelor’s Degree in Student Design Athletic Training and is currently completing his Master’s Degree in Sports Medicine (Teaching Emphasis) through Temple University and has a MBA from Capella University. He is now a doctoral candidate.