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Providers that are in the PHO provide coordinated care with Penn State Health St. Joseph to patients resulting in higher quality care and services.

Melanie Rynshall MS, LAT, ATC

Specializing in Sports Medicine

Melanie Rynshall, MS, LAT, ATC a native of Southern New Jersey, joined Penn State Health St. Joseph as a member of the Alvernia University Sports Medicine staff in the summer of 2018. Melanie's primary sports assignment at Alvernia is with field hockey, women's ice hockey in 2019 and softball. Melanie completed her undergraduate degree from Towson University earning a Bachelor’s of Science in Athletic Training in May 2017. Melanie continued her education at East Stroudsburg University in their accelerated advanced clinical practice program. While Melanie was earning her Masters of Science degree in Athletic Training, she worked as a graduate assistant at Mansfield University working primarily with women’s soccer, men’s/women’s basketball, softball and baseball. Melanie is a current member of NATA (National Athletic Trainers Association), EATA (Eastern Athletic Trainer Association) and PATS (Pennsylvania Athletic Trainer Society).

Alvernia University
Health & Wellness Center 400 St. Bernardine Street
Reading, PA 19607


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