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    Melissa Wuelser
    Melissa Wuelser

    Position:
    Associate Certified Athletic Trainer

    Sport:
    Football, Men's and Women's Swimming, Men's and Women's Tennis



    Melissa S. Wuelser, MS ATC
    Associate Certified Athletic Trainer
    Appointed Year at Northwestern University - 1995
    Sports:
    Football, Men's and Women's Swimming and Diving, Men's and Women's Tennis

    Universities and Degrees Obtained
    • B.S. Michigan State University, 1991 - Exercise Science
    • M.S. University of Illinois, 1994 - Sports Medicine

    Previous Employment

    • University of Washington, Assistant Athletic Trainer
    • Greater Flint Sports Medicine Center, Athletic Trainer
    • University of Illinois, Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer

    Professional Certificates
    • Certified Athletic Trainer, National Athletic Trainers' Association 1992
    • American Heart Association BLS for Health Care Providers
    • Ray J. Saltzman Outstanding Student Athletic Trainer Award 1992

    Professional Memberships
    • National Athletic Trainers' Association
    • Illinois Athletic Trainers' Association
    • Great Lakes Athletic Trainers' Association

    University Service
    • Wellness Committee Member
    • Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act Committee

    Scholarly Activity Presentations
    • Foot Drop in a Swimmer: Northwestern University Intercollegiate Sports Medicine Spring Seminar, May 2009.
    • Real Women Know Football: Great Lakes Athletic Trainers' Association Winter Meeting, February 2009.
    • Upper Extremities: Anatomy, Evaluation, and Common Injuries, Wildcat Student Athletic Trainer Workshop, June 2001, Evanston, Ill.
    • Protective Bracing and Padding, Wildcat Student Athletic Trainer Workshop, June 2001, Evanston, Ill.