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    Melissa Wuelser
    Melissa Wuelser

    Associate Certified Athletic Trainer

    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
    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.