Cemi Abreu enters his third year as Assistant Athletic Trainer at Quinnipiac University. He came to Quinnipiac from Mercy College in Dobbs Ferry, N.Y., where he held the position of Head Athletic Trainer for one year.
While at Mercy, Abreu oversaw the day-to-day operation of the athletic training services of the Division II athletic department, including the compilation of an Emergency Action Plan. He also instituted athletic training room policies and procedures, treatment and rehabilitation programs. He oversaw all 14 men’s and women’s varsity sports at Mercy and also served as an instructor in several courses, including Body and Conditioning, Team Sports and CPR/First Aid/AED certification.
Prior to working at Mercy, Abreu was the assistant athletic trainer at Wagner College in Staten Island, N.Y., where he worked primarily with the football, women’s basketball and men’s lacrosse teams. He also interned with St. John’s University in Queens, N.Y., working with the Red Storm men’s lacrosse program, as well as Major League Baseball’s New York Mets.
Abreu holds a Master’s degree in Exercise Science with a concentration in Athletic Training from the University at Buffalo.