ASSISTANT ATHLETIC TRAINER/PHYSICAL THERAPIST
Jessica Cohen begins her first season with the Trail Blazers in 2019-20 as the team’s Assistant Athletic Trainer/Physical Therapist. Cohen joins the Trail Blazers from the WNBA, where she spent the past two seasons as the Atlanta Dream’s Head Athletic Trainer and Physical Therapist. Prior to her role in Atlanta, she spent five seasons with the WNBA’s Chicago Sky, worked with the New England Black Wolves of the National Lacrosse League, and has gone on tour with many celebrity performers. Credentialed as both a Certified Athletic Trainer and Licensed Physical Therapist, Cohen is also certified as a Performance Specialist from EXOS. Jessica graduated from Vanderbilt University in 2010 with a B.S. in Health Policy and Human Organizational Development where she was a also member of the women’s swim team. In 2013, Cohen earned her Masters of Athletic Training at the University of Arkansas and later her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Northwestern University in 2016.