Milwaukee Bucks

Assistant Athletic Trainer
Scott Barthlama MS, ATC, CES, PES
Colleges:  University of Northern Colorado (B.S.)
University of Oregon (M.S.)
Years in NBATA:  5
Barthlama comes to the Bucks after spending the previous 10 seasons on Northwestern University’s training staff. His roles included Certified Athletic Trainer and Strength and Conditioning Coach for men’s basketball along with men’s and women’s golf. Prior to joining Northwestern, Barthlama worked in sports medicine clinics for five years in Texas.

In addition to his time at Northwestern, Barthlama has also worked with the University of Oregon as a graduate assistant for football, men’s and women’s basketball and men’s and women’s track and field. He graduated from the University of Northern Colorado with a bachelor’s degree in kinesiology as well as secondary physical education and received his Master of Science degree in athletic medicine from the University of Oregon.

Barthlama is a member of the National Athletic Trainer’s Association (NATA), is a performance enhancement specialist by the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) and is a corrective exercise specialist with the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM). He will serve as the team’s Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach in addition to his duties as the Assistant Athletic Trainer.