CHRISTINA LE

Chris·ti·na Le | \ kri-ˈstē-nə Lə \

So you want to know more about this ultra dork?

Hover over the images below for Christina's life story told in 6 snapshots.

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LITTLE CHRIS

1980s

Christina was born in Edmonton, Canada to a loving mum, dad, and two brothers. She dreamed of one day becoming a super hero.

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TEEN CHRIS

1990s

After hanging up her cape and retiring from crime fighting, Christina decided the next big step was to be a professional soccer player.

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PANDA CHRIS

2007-2010

Okay, so Christina didn't come close to making it to the pros but she did play for the University of Alberta Pandas Soccer team and graduated with a BSc in Kinesiology in 2008.

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PHYSIO CHRIS

2011-PRESENT

Christina put her sport injury experiences to use and pursued her (third) dream job of being a physiotherapist. In 2011, she collected her MSc in Physical Therapy and has been working ever since.

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ACL
CHRIS

2017

After years of primarily treating individuals with ACL injuries, Christina ruptured her own ACL playing soccer - the irony! She rehabbed without surgery and is back to lifting, hockey, and snowboarding!

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PHD
CHRIS

2017-PRESENT

Treating patients with knee or ACL injuries and going through her own ACL journey inspired Christina to start her PhD. She wants to understand how health-related quality of life changes after a knee injury.