Melissa Leake, M.S., A.T.C./L., O.T.C.

Orthopaedic Tech and Certified Athletic Trainer


Sports Medicine

Physician Extender/The Weber School

melissa.leake@choa.org

Education and Training
  • Bachelors of Science, Kinesiology for Athletic Training: University of Michigan, 2008.
  • Masters of Science, Athletic Training: University of Kentucky, 2010.
  • Athletic Training Fellowship: The Steadman Clinic, Vail, CO, 2010-2011.

Interest
  • Sports Medicine research and evidence based medicine

Societies
  • National Athletic Trainers Association
  • National Association of Orthopaedic Technologists

    Certifications
  • Certified Athletic Trainer, NATABOC
  • Licensed Athletic Trainer, Georgia Board of Athletic Trainers
  • Orthopaedic Technologist- Surgery Certified, NBCOT, National Board for Certification of Orthopaedic Technologists
  • Certified Professional Rescuer, American Heart Association

Roles and Responsibilities
  • Sports medicine coverage
  • Assist in sports medicine research

Career Highlights
  • Steadman Clinic ATC Fellowship
  • Allisports Mountain Dew Tour, Medical staff 2010, 2011
  • University of Kentucky Cross County, Track & Field ATC