Brady Tripp, Ph.D., ATC, LAT

Clinical Professor
Department of Applied Physiology & Kinesiology

  • Ph.D. Exercise Science and Biomechanics, University of Kentucky (2005)
  • M.Ed. in Sports Medicine, University of Virginia (2002)
  • B.S. in Athletic Training, Northeastern University (1998)

Tripp CV

Contact Info

FLG 148
P.O. Box 118205
Gainesville, FL 32611-8205
(352) 294-1725 |


Dr. Tripp is a Clinical Professor and Director of the Graduate Athletic Training and the Doctor of Athletic Training programs in the Department of Applied Physiology & Kinesiology. He is a member of the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA), Southeast Athletic Trainers’ Association (SEATA), and Athletic Trainers’ Association of Florida (ATAF). Dr. Tripp serves as District 9’s representative on the NATA’s Post Professional Education Committee. He was recognized by ATAF with the Most Distinguished Athletic Trainer Award in 2016.  Dr. Tripp holds numerous professional certifications including Certified Athletic Trainer, Golf Medical Professional, Golf Fitness Instructor and Emergency Medical Technician. He teaches, conducts research and reviews manuscripts and textbooks in the fields of Athletic Training, Sports Medicine and Biomechanics. Dr. Tripp has published and presented research nationally and internationally on topics including scapular kinematics, overhead-throwing athletes, diagnostic imaging, law and policies and procedures, golf biomechanics and kinetics, effects of fatigue on neuromuscular control.  Dr. Tripp serves as an expert witness and consultant in litigation matters regarding athletic training.

Research Interests

  • Exertional Heat Illness in Athletes
  • Sport-related Concussion
  • 3-Dimensional Golf Biomechanics and Kinetics
  • 3-Dimensional Scapular Kinematics in Healthy and Injured Populations
  • Clinical Assessment of Scapular Dyskinesis
  • Orthopedic and Biomechanical Evaluation and Rehabilitation of Overhead-Throwing Athletes


  • ATR 7108c Clinical Management in Athletic Training
  • ATR 7210c Evidence Based Musculoskeletal Examinaiton I
  • ATR 7211c Evidence Based Musculoskeletal Examination II
  • ATR 7229c Diagnostic Imaging for Athletic Trainers
  • ATR 7629  Clinical Research in Athletic Training II
  • ATR 7838c Advanced Clinical Experience III
  • ATR 7848c Advanced Clinical Experience IV