Alyssa McPherson

Visiting Lecturer
Kinesiology

Athletic Trainer
Kinesiology

alymcphe@indiana.edu
(812) 855-5597
PH C202

Education
  • Indiana University, M.S. in Kinesiology/Athletic Training, 2011
  • Purdue University, B.S. in Kinesiology/Athletic Training, 2007
Courses
  • SPH K280 Basic Prevention and Care of Athletic Injuries
  • SPH A387 Management of Dance Injuries
Background
  • Athletic Training Physician Extender Residency, Emory Sports Medicine (2013-2014)
  • Indiana University Ballet Theater, Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer (2011-2013)
  • Athletic Training Coordinator, Madison Scouts Drum and Bugle Corps (2012)
  • Medical Team Supervisor, The Cadets Drum and Bugle Corps (2010-2011)
Research Interests

Dance medicine (focusing on ballet and pointe shoe investigations) Performing arts medicine Healthcare and injury in drum corps Functional outcomes following platelet-rich plasma injection Athletic trainers as physician extenders.