Laren Siefken, MEd., ATC, SCAT

Laren Siefken comes to MUSC Sports Medicine after working the past twenty years in the Charleston area as an athletic trainer. He received a Bachelor of Arts in Sports Medicine/Athletic Training at Dakota Wesleyan University in Mitchell, South Dakota. He then moved permanently to Charleston after completing an internship as athletic trainer for the Charleston Battery in 1998. He would then receive a Master of Physical Education from the Citadel. He began his career in 1999 where he served as Head Athletic Trainer at Woodland High School, Charleston SwampFoxes, Timberland High School, Charleston Battery, and Cane Bay High School. Laren is certified by the National Athletic Trainer’s Association and South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control. He is also certified by the American Heart Association as a Basic Life Support Instructor.