Dr. Margot Putukian is the Director of Athletic Medicine, Head Team Physician and Assistant Director of Medical Services at Princeton University. Dr. Putukian is a past president of the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM), and a Team Physician for US Soccer as well as for the US Men’s Lacrosse Team. She received her undergraduate degree from Yale University, and her Medical Degree from Boston University, completed her residency in Primary Care Internal Medicine at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester NY before completing a fellowship in Sports Medicine at Michigan State University. Dr. Putukian is board certified in Internal Medicine and Sports Medicine.
Dr. Putukian has been a co-author on several journal articles, including the NATA & AMSSM Position Statements on Concussion, and the Zurich International Concussion Conference documents. She is a primary author for several Team Physician Consensus Statements covering a variety of team physician issues. Dr. Putukian chairs the Clinical Sports Medicine Leadership committee for the American College of Sports Medicine, and is a recipient of the ACSM Citation Award. She is the primary care medical consultant for Major League Soccer, and chairs the US Lacrosse Sports Science and Safety Committee. She also serves on several medical advisory committees, including US Soccer, USA Football, and the NFL’s Head Neck and Spine Committee.