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Sports Medicine Staff

The Sports Medicine staff consists of three Certified Athletic Trainers, Team Physicians, and student athletic trainers.  Occidental College also serves as a clinical education site for the Kaiser-Permanente, Sunset’s Family Practice Sports Medicine fellowship program and the fellowship program in Orthopedic Sports Medicine of Congress Medical Associates.  


Certified Athletic Trainers

Joseph M. Gonzalez, MA, ATC, CSCS Head Athletic Trainer
Laura Friess, MS, ATC Athletic Trainer

Athletic Trainer


Team Physicians

Gregory J. Adamson, MD

Team Physician, Congress Medical Associates

Marissa S. Vasquez, MD

Team Physician, Kaiser-Permanente Family Practice



Contact Information:

Department of Athletics- M19
1600 Campus Road
Los Angeles, CA  90041-3314
Phone: (323) 259-2572 | Fax (323) 259-2736