Sonia Ruparell | Medical Services
Sonia Ruparell | Education
2016, Dublin, Ireland
2017, New York, NY
2020, New York, NY
2021, Chicago, IL
Sonia Ruparell | Professional History
Sonia Ruparell, MD is an attending sports medicine physician and also a clinical fellow at Harvard Medical School learning additional skills in musculoskeletal ultrasound. She is also currently serves on the Practice & Policy committee at the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine with a special interest in national policy related to sports medicine and physical activity and advocacy. Dr. Ruparell's clinical interests include treating injured rock climbers, preventative care, holistic athlete care including athlete mental health, concussion management. In addition to rock climbers, hockey/baseball/soccer athletes and gymnasts, Dr. Ruparell sees all injuries and athletes.
Dr. Ruparell has experience working at the collegiate level and worked covering various Division 1 sports at Northwestern University in Chicago, IL. In addition, Dr. Ruparell has experience covering high school sports in both Chicago and Massachusettes.
Dr. Ruparell's research interests include burnout, sports specialization, rock climbing injuries and injury prevention. She is also interested in transgender athlete health, sports advocacy and policy and has written articles discussing athlete resilience and mental health published in newspapers including the Omaha Herald.