Dr. Wulkan selected as Ringside Physician of the Year
PRESS RELEASE (New Jersey) – The New Jersey Martial Arts Hall of Fame is
extremely proud of its inaugural class of inductees to the New Jersey Martial
Arts Hall of Fame. This class will be honored at the induction dinner gala to be
held at the beautiful Crowne Plaza Meadowlands on December 7, 2012.
On December 7th, Dr. Wulkan will be inducted as the Ringside Physician of the
She is the lead MMA/Muay Thai ringside physician for the State Athletic Control
Board. In this capacity, she reviews almost every medical for MMA and Thai
competitors in New Jersey, and also practices ringside at most such events.
Dr. Wulkan is currently the Chair for the Association of Boxing Commissions
Combat Sports Medical Committee. She was a featured speaker at the group’s 2012
convention in Florida. She developed a handbook of ringside medicine and an
She was selected as the Ringside Physician of the Year by the American
Association of Professional Ringside Physicians.
In 2012, she developed the first combat sports fellowship elective training
program in the nation, and led a ringside medicine lecture and training series
at Atlantic Health and Morristown Hospital.
She is currently testing a portable neurocognitive device at the request of the
United States Navy, at combat sports events.
She has been quoted by several major media sites as she is viewed as an expert
in the field of performance enhancing drugs.