Office Phone: 612-626-4740
Debbie joined the Athletic Medicine staff at the University of Minnesota in the Spring of 2012 and works with Women's Hockey and the Men's & Women's Tennis teams. A native of Bloomington, MN, Debbie earned her undergraduate degree in Sports Medicine from Mercyhurst College in 2006. She became a Certified Athletic Trainer in the Spring of 2006 and entered graduate school at Ohio University to study Recreation and Sport Science with a concentration in Athletic Training Education. While at OU, Debbie worked as a graduate assistant athletic trainer, and covered the men's wrestling team and assisted with the field hockey team. After graduating with a Masters of Science degree from Ohio University, she accepted a position as an Assistant Athletic Trainer at Robert Morris University in 2007 to work primarily with their women's hockey team. Debbie also provided coverage for the Colonial field hockey, tennis and track and field teams. Returning to her home state in 2010 she spent 2 years working as a Physician Extender at TRIA Orthopaedic Center in Bloomington, MN. During this time she also served as an Assistant Athletic Trainer at Academy of Holy Angels high school in Richfield, MN.
Debbie currently resides in St. Paul, MN.
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Eight Gophers Advance to NCAA Championship
5/28/2016 - W. Track
Minnesota's eight NCAA Championship qualifiers matches the most in program history.
4x400 Squad Qualifies for NCAA Championships
5/28/2016 - M. Track
The No. 16 University of Minnesota men's track & field program will send six competitors to the 2016 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships next month in Oregon.
Pitching Coach Todd Oakes Passes Away At 55
5/26/2016 - Baseball
Minnesota assistant baseball coach Todd Oakes passed away today after a courageous and public battle with leukemia. Oakes, who coached the Minnesota pitching staff, was 55.