Hannah Merrifield, M.S, LAT, ATC

Clinical Athletic Trainer

Lead AT – Dr. Shield

Originally from Muncy, Pennsylvania Hannah attended Gannon University – Erie where she studied Sport and Exercise Science and was a member of the Track and Field and Cross-Country teams. Upon completion of her undergraduate degree, Hannah relocated to the Tampa Bay area to pursue her Masters in Athletic Training at Gannon University – Ruskin. Throughout her time at Gannon, Hannah served as a Graduate Assistant for the athletic training program, as well as a Lab Assistant and Anatomy tutor. During this time, she gained experience with several Division I football programs including the University of South Florida, the University of Alabama, and the University of Mississippi. Hannah was first introduced to Orthopaedic Medical Group as a clinical rotation in 2018 while pursuing her master’s. Upon graduation, Hannah completed an Athletic Training Fellowship at Florida Atlantic University, serving as an athletic trainer for their football program, as well as their track and field and cross-country teams. Hannah has spent the past two years as a Clinical Research Assistant Athletic Trainer with Indiana University’s football program. She joined Orthopaedic Medical Group in 2022.

Hannah is a BOC Certified Athletic Trainer and State of Florida Licensed Athletic Trainer.