Brian Vesci, MA, ATC

Brian Vesci, MA, ATC

Adjunct Faculty
Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training, Duquesne University, 2004
Master of Arts in Athletic Training, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2006

Courses Taught

  • HP 531 Clinical Medicine I
  • AT 505 Clinical Athletic Training IV

Scholarly and Practice Interests

  • Classification and Treatment of Low Back Pain
  • Therapeutic Modalities
  • Joint Mobilizations and Manual Therapy
  • Assessment and Correction of Functional Movement Patterns


Recent Presentations

  • Classification and Treatment of Lower Back Pain. EATA, January 2009.
  • An Evidence Based Approach to Joint Mobilizations. Duquesne University Alumni Weekend, July 2008.
  • Poster Presentation – The Effect of Muscle Strength, Activity, and Range of Motion on Knee Valgus During a Squat Task With and Without a 2-Inch Heel Bloc. NATA 58th Annual Meeting and Clinical Symposia, Anaheim, CA, June 2007.

Recent Publications

Vesci BJ, Padua DA, Bell DR, Strickland LJ, Guskiewicz KM, Hirth CJ. The Effect of Hip Muscle Strength and Activation Levels on Medial Knee Displacement During a Double Leg Squat. JAT. (Submitted for review).

Professional Activities

Moderator, National Athletic Trainer’s Association Annual Meeting and Clinical Symposia (June 2008, 2009)

Licenses and Certifications

  • MA licensed athletic trainer
  • BOC certification
  • CPR/AED/First Aid