Head Athletic Trainer
Jason Serbus enters his fifth season as the Coyotes Head Athletic Trainer. Serbus oversees all aspects of the team’s medical operations.
Serbus, 37, joined the Coyotes after spending three seasons as the Assistant Athletic Trainer for the Tampa Bay Lightning where he aided in all medical and training operations. Prior to that, he spent four seasons with the Pensacola Ice Pilots of the East Coast Hockey League (ECHL). While with Pensacola, Serbus had the honor of being selected as athletic trainer for the Western Conference at the 2004 ECHL All-Star Game. In 2003 he was named “Athletic Trainer of the Year for Professional Sports” by the Athletic Trainers’ Association of Florida.
A native of Bird Island, Minnesota, Serbus has worked with Eisbaren Berlin, the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, the Central Texas Stampede of the Western Professional Hockey League and served as a staff athletic trainer at NovaCare Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine in Florida. Serbus also has served as the Athletic Trainer for the USA Hockey U-17 team on four occasions and the Men’s National Team during the 2009 IIHF World Championship in Switzerland.
Serbus, who is a certified member of the National Athletic Trainers’ Association, the Arizona Board of Athletic Training, and the Professional Hockey Athletic Trainers Society, earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls and a Master of Arts degree in Physical Education /emphasis in Exercise Physiology from the University of Northern Colorado.
Jason, his wife Paula, and son Garrett reside in Phoenix.