Jessica Cohen, Head Athletic Trainer

Jessica Cohen

Head Athletic Trainer

In her third season with the Trail Blazers, Jessica Cohen was named the team’s Head Athletic Trainer in January 2022. She originally joined the organization as the team’s Assistant Athletic Trainer/Physical Therapist in 2019. Cohen arrived in Portland after seven seasons in the WNBA where she spent two years as the Atlanta Dream’s Head Athletic Trainer and Physical Therapist following five seasons with the Chicago Sky. During her time in the WNBA, Cohen also worked with the New England Black Wolves of the National Lacrosse League and toured with celebrity performers. Credentialed as both a Certified Athletic Trainer and Licensed Physical Therapist, Cohen is also certified as a Performance Specialist from EXOS and holds her CSCS. In 2021, she became board certified in Sports Physical Therapy (SCS) by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties. Cohen graduated from Vanderbilt University in 2010 with a B.S. in Health Policy and Human Organizational Development where she was also a member of the women’s swim team. In 2013, Cohen earned her Master’s of Athletic Training at the University of Arkansas and later her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Northwestern University in 2016.