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Mike Diede

Associate Teaching Profes
Exercise Sciences

274 SFH
Provo, UT
84602

801-422-2145

Biography

Dr. Mike Diede is a certified athletic trainer (ATC) with a Bachelor of Science from Brigham Young University and a Master Degree in Athletic Training from Indiana State University and a PhD from the University of Arizona in Higher Education while working as a high school AT in Tucson. Mike was the initial program director of an entry level masters program at Montana State University Billings. He was on faculty at MSUB for five years. Mike is currently an associate professor and the BYU program director for the undergraduate athletic training education program. Mike is transitioning the current AT program to the masters level (MAT). Mike has 5 children and enjoys the outdoors with his family.

Teaching Interests

  • Lower Extremity Evaluation,
  • Administrative Topics in Health Care,
  • Clinical Education in Athletic Training
  • Capstone Experience in Athletic Training

Research Interests

  • Lower Extremity Injury evaluation
  • Diagnostic Accuracy of special tests
  • Administrative topics in Athletic Training
  • Concussion Evaluation

Administration Positions

Director

  • Program Director for the Athletic Training Education Program (ATP). Maintain accreditation standard .... more

Educations

  • PhD, Higher Education, University of Arizona, 2005
  • MS, Athletic Training, Indiana State University, 1996
  • BS, Physical Education--Sports Medicine, Brigham Young University, 1994

Courses Taught

Winter 2019

  • EXSC 416: Injury Eval: Lower Extremities Section 001
  • EXSC 495: Athletic Trng Clinical Educ 4 Section 001
  • EXSC 498: Capstone Exper in Athletic Trn Section 001

Fall 2018

  • EXSC 416: Injury Eval: Lower Extremities Section 001
  • EXSC 423: Adm of Athletic Training Prog Section 001
  • EXSC 495: Athletic Trng Clinical Educ 4 Section 001
  • EXSC 498: Capstone Exper in Athletic Trn Section 001

Winter 2018

  • EXSC 416: Injury Eval: Lower Extremities Section 001
  • EXSC 495: Athletic Trng Clinical Educ 4 Section 001
  • EXSC 498: Capstone Exper in Athletic Trn Section 001
  • EXSC 625R: Clinical & Educational Admin Section 001

Fall 2017

  • EXSC 416: Injury Eval: Lower Extremities Section 001
  • EXSC 495: Athletic Trng Clinical Educ 4 Section 001
  • EXSC 498: Capstone Exper in Athletic Trn Section 001

Publications

Journal Articles

Draper DO, Hawkes AH, Johnson AW, Diede MT, Rigby JH. 2013. The Megapulse II SW diathermy device heats muscle tissue higher than the ReBound diathermy device. Journal of Athletic Training. 48(4):477-482.

Hawkes AR, Draper DO, Johnson AW, Diede MT, Rigby JH. 2013. Heating Capacity of ReBound Shortwave Diathermy and Moist Hot Packs at Superficial Depths. Journal of Athletic Training. 48(4):471-476.

Newsletter

Diede MT. 2011. The Hand of Concern. Dallas, TX: National Athletic Trainers' Association.

Presentations

Diede MT. Diagnostic Accuracy of Special Tests. Big Sky Sports Medicine and Athletic Training Conference. Big Sky, Montana. 2018 .

Diede MT. Profession of Athletic Training Today. Empowering your Tomorrow. Orem, UT. 2015 .

Diede MT. Faculty Lecture on "How will you measure your life". Based on book by Clay Christensen. Teaching and Leadership Colloquium. Provo, UT. 2015 .

Diede MT. Getting your next degree? To generalize or specialize beyond the entry level degree. NATA Annual Meeting. Las Vegas, NV. 2013 .

Diede MT. Preventing Sudden Death in Sports: The AT’s Role. RMATA Annual Meeting. Denver, CO. 2013 .

Diede MT. The Athletic Training Profession. Empowering Your Tomorrow. Orem, UT. 2012 .

Diede MT. Adapting the Educational Experience to Enhance Athletic Training Students'. National Athletic Trainers Association Annual Symposium. St. Louis, MO. 2012 .

Diede MT. Orthopedic Special Tests: The Proof, Specificity and Sensitivity. National Athletic Trainers Association Annual Symposium. St. Louis, MO. 2012 .

Diede MT. Taping Techniques demonstration to Nurses. Provo, UT. 2012 .

Diede MT. The Megapulse II SHortwave Diathermy Unit Heats Muscle Better than Moist Hot Packs and ReBound Diathermy. Rocky Mountain Athletic Trainers Association Annual Symposium. Mesa, AZ. 2012 .

Diede MT. Special Test Evidence in the Practice of Athletic Training. Rocky Mountain Athletic Trainers Association Annual Symposium. Albuquerque, NM. 2011 .

Diede MT. Special Test Practice, Workshop. Rocky Mountain Athletic Trainers Association Annual Symposium. Albuquerque, NM. 2011 .

Diede MT. Three Breakout Sessions: Teaching Special Test. Athletic Trainers Educators’ Conference. Washington, DC. 2011 .