James Madison University
PHOTO: Scott Cook

Scott Cook MS, ATC, EMT

Associate Athletic Trainer

  • Office: PAPC 110B
  • Phone: 540-568-6576
  • Email: cooksl@jmu.edu
  • Mailing Address:
    MSC 2301
    371 Bluestone Drive
    Harrisonburg, Virginia 22807


Scott Cook joined the James Madison University Sports Medicine Department Staff as an Associate Athletic Trainer in June of 2003. He currently serves as the Head Athletic Trainer for the James Madison Dukes Football Team.

Prior to accepting his position at JMU, Scott served as the Assistant Athletic Trainer for the University of Illinois Football Team from 1999-2003. There he served as the football rehabilitation coordinator and athletic trainer for the men's and women's golf teams. He was also a guest lecturer in the University of Illinois' accredited Athletic Training Education Program.

Prior to his appointment at the University of Illinois, Scott served as an assistant athletic trainer for six years at the University of Notre Dame. There his primary responsibilities were with the men's soccer and lacrosse programs.

He received is undergraduate degree in athletic training and secondary science education from West Virginia University in 1991. He then received a Master of Education Administration from Purdue University in 1993.

Scott and his wife Jini reside in Harrisonburg, with their daughter Peyton and son Wyatt.



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