Meet the RISE Coaches
Ross Osborn, MD, FAAFP – Dr. Osborn is board certified in family and sports medicine, whose real passion lies in helping motivated people enhance their lives. He has achieved fellowship status in the American Academy of Family Physicians, recognizing his commitment to his patients, to teaching and the field of medicine. As a sports medicine physician, he has worked at every level of competition, professional, collegiate, Olympic, high school and recreational, and is himself a former collegiate tennis player, who was twice named Academic All-American.
Fred Burnett, MEd, ATC – Fred previously was employed as the Assistant Athletic Director for Student Athlete Performance at the University of North Florida, overseeing the Sports Medicine and Strength and Conditioning department. Has over 20 years of experience working with Division 1 athletes at Michigan State University, Auburn University, The University of Texas and The University of North Florida. He is a nationally certified state licensed athletic trainer, and a National Academy of Sports Medicine Performance Enhancement Specialist.
Besmir Muskaj, ATC – Besmir completed his degree in athletic training at the University of North Florida, and worked with their men’s and women’s tennis teams and men’s soccer team, prior to joining our team at the Center for Health and Sports Medicine. He has helped direct the rehabilitation of athletes at our facility since 2014, and specializes in injury prevention and treatment, in addition to the rehabilitation of athletes.
Nicholas Peacock, EP-C -Nicholas completed his degree in Exercise Science from the University of North Florida where he graduated with honors. He previously has experience as an assistant football coach at the high school level, and is certified through the American College of Sports Medicine as a Certified Exercise Physiologist. He competed in multiple sports at the high school level including football, basketball, wrestling, tennis, and competitive weightlifting.
Christine Reid- Christine graduated with a degree in Community Health/Exercise Science. After receiving her degree she spent time in the community volunteering with youth groups and within the local schools.
She taught individual study groups with Duval and St. Johns County Schools focusing on self-confidence in relation to literacy, as well as nutrition and food preparation classes to children from 2nd-5th grade at Hickory Creek Elementary. Christine has volunteered as Girl Scout Cookie Chair for the last 8 years to teach young girls business leadership skills they can apply in their future careers. She has also been CEO of The Pink Polka Dot Boutique, which she opened in 2010. Christine played competitive sports all through high school and continues to play soccer in an adult league. For the last 3 years she has been coaching youth soccer, where you will continue to see her influencing young athletes.