SIUE Sports Medicine

Attention All Student-Athletes,

Please open the attachments, read them carefully and complete the appropriate paperwork. All of the “paper work” will be collected on line on Sportsware ( This is the injury tracking software that we use to track student athletes in the athletic training room. The attachments have instructions on how to access it. Please contact one of the athletic trainers at 618 650-2883 if you are having issues accessing the system.

Student-Athlete Letter
Sportsware Instructions 

Team Doctors

Dr. Aaron Omotola, Orthopedics/Sports Medicine
Dr. Janiece Stewart, Sports Medicine

Additional Informational Resources
Student-Athlete Handbook
National Athletic Trainers Association
Banned Drugs
Center for Drug Free Sports
NCAA - ADHD Reporting Form

Policies and Procedures
Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA) Control Plan (PDF)
Drug Testing Policy
Emergency Management Plan
SIUE Emergency Management Website
Athletics Emergency Management Plan
SIUE Lightning and Severe Weather Policy

Welcome to Southern Illinois University Edwardsville and our Athletic Training Department. Our staff of certified athletic trainers provides prevention, evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation of athletic injuries. The School of Education does not offer an athletic training education program at SIUE. Please check the link for the NATA for current nationally accredited athletic training programs.


Gerald Schlemer, Head Athletic Trainer
(Men's Basketball, All Other Sports)

James Mays, Assistant Athletic Trainer
(Men's Soccer, Softball)

Ben Heimos, Assistant Athletic Trainer
(Women's Soccer, Baseball)

Alex Sawyer, Assistant Athletic Trainer
(Volleyball, Women's Basketball)

Allison Barloon, Graduate Assistant
(Cross Country, Track and Field)

Ryan Salerno, Graduate Assistant

Yoshi Tsumekawa, Graduate Assistant

Schlemer Phone: 618-650-2883
Assistants Phone: 618-650-2160
Schlemer Cell Phone: 618-581-8981

Training Room Regular Hours
Monday-Friday 7 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Athletics Training Rooms
Vadalabene Center, Korte Stadium, Softball Club House, and SimmonsCooper Baseball Club House .
Note: Please check training room door
for any changes or special plans
Student-athletes should check with
training room staff for any special hours