University of North Texas Health Science Center- Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine
Alissa Mirochnitchenko is a third year medical student at the UNTHSC Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine in Fort Worth, Texas. She earned her bachelor's degee at the University of Toronto prior to moving to Texas for graduate and medical school. Alissa started her involvement in ballet biomechanics research as a first year medical student, when she was matched with the UNTHSC Human Movement & Performance Lab for a summer research project. She hopes to continue working in the field of sports and performing arts medicine in her future career.