Dr. Alejandra Merriman, DAT, ATC, CES is a Board Certified Athletic Trainer and holds a CTE HSMT Patient Care Credential. She received her Bachelors of Athletic Training from Loyola Marymount University in 2011, Masters of Rehabilitation Sciences from California University of Pennsylvania in 2013, and more recently graduated from A.T. Still University with her Doctorate in Athletic Training in June 2019.
She began her teaching career at Dorsey in 2014 where she became apart of the Law and Public Services Magnet, now known as the Sports Medicine and Law Magnet. Since 2014, she has expanded our sports medicine program in the past 5 years by acquiring over half a million dollars in funding, providing the most innovative technology for her sports medicine students and improving the quality of care to her student-athletes. In partnership with the Team HEAL foundation, Dr. Merriman also provides athletic training services to Dorsey’s athletes after teaching during the day.