Erika (Spudie) Wirebaugh MEd, LAT, ATC joined MedStar Sports Medicine in 2016. She is currently working as an Athletic Trainer at Loyola University. Erika earned her undergraduate degree in athletic training from Cedarville University and her graduate degree from the University of Virginia. Prior to joining MedStar she was an assistant Athletic Trainer at Hampden-Sydney College in Virginia. She also completed an internship with the Columbus Crew while in undergrad. Erika has a special interest in evidence-based medicine and research, ankle instability and soccer injury prevention. Erika loves spending time with her cat, Ardwick, and her husband, Nathan. She is an avid Manchester City soccer fan, animal lover, and classic literature reader who loves learning about the human body.