Janine Osterman M.S., D.A.T., ATC, CSCS, PES, ROT, returned to Norwich in 2017 after four years as an athletic trainer in an orthopedic practice in eastern North Carolina and in primary care sports medicine at the Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters in Norfolk, Virginia.
Previous to that, she served as the clinical education coordinator and lecturer in the Athletic Training program at Norwich from 2008 to 2013. She was an assistant athletic trainer at Norwich, working with our men’s ice hockey program from 2004 to 2008, and served as the coordinator of the Fitness Management program, instructor of athletic training, strength coach, and staff athletic trainer at Barton College from 2013 to 2014. She earned her B.S. in athletic training from Alfred University in 1999, and M.S. in human performance from Frostburg State University in 2003. She completed her Doctor of Athletic Training at Temple University in 2018. Her research interests include return to duty for cadets suffering from concussion, sub-symptom threshold exercise training in rehabilitation from concussion, and the integration of classroom learning in the clinical education setting.