On June 20th, 2016, Barber Prosthetics Clinic welcomed our newest staff member Malena Rapaport on board. Malena is a new BCIT Prosthetics and Orthotics Program grad who is working as a Resident with us. She comes to us with a Bachelors Degree in Kinesiology and is also currently working hard towards her Masters degree in Rehab Sciences from McMaster University. Malena spent the summer with Barber Prosthetics Clinic last year and throughout her second year at BCIT, she spent numerous hours shadowing and learning with us. Malena has a keen interest in and knack for research so is a wonderful fit here at Barber particularly in our research endeavors.
Malena’s big smile and bubbly personality makes all of our patients feel comfortable and at ease. Malena’s interests include beach and court volleyball, eating good home cooked meals, learning new figures of speech and spending time with her friends and family. Welcome to the Barber Prosthetic family Malena!