Rachel Kessler, BS

Research Assistant

Rachel Kessler received her B.S. in Neuroscience in 2020 from Union College, Schenectady, NY. She is the Research Assistant to Dr. Stephen Nicholas at the Nicholas Institute of Sports Medicine and Athletic Trauma (NISMAT), as well as various New York Orthopedics (NYO) locations. 

Her research at NISMAT and NYO has focused primarily on lateral epicondylitis (tennis elbow), post-operative meniscectomy outcomes, surgical outcomes for various procedures, and PRP (Plasma-Rich Platelet) injections. 

Rachel also works as a freelance editor and proofreader, specializing in scientific papers, literature, and applications for college, medical, and law school.