Chris Farquar

Peer Support Volunteer

Age: 44

Disability: T4 para complete

Age of onset: 30

Ethnicity: Caucasian

Work experience (post injury): Five years with SDG&E as an electrical engineer

Education: Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering; San Diego Mesa College, San Diego State University

Primary language: English

Languages spoken: English

Life goals: To lead a fulfilling life

Hobbies: Waterskiing, snow skiing, hand cycling, traveling, nonprofit work

Interests: Wheelchair sports, nonprofit groups for the disabled, girls

Anything you would like to share about yourself that might be helpful to someone newly injured?
I work with several groups in town that provide sports and recreational activities geared towards getting the disabled back into a fulfilling lifestyle. I can answer questions about these groups and how to signed up for the activities.

For More Information
To learn more about the Sharp Rehabilitation Peer Support Advisor Program, please call 858-939-6709 or send us an email. To contact Chris Farquar, please be sure to include Chris’s name in your message.

To learn more about Sharp's rehabilitation services or to find a Sharp-affiliated physician who can refer you to a physical therapist, call 1-800-82-SHARP (1-800-827-4277), Monday through Friday, 8 am to 6 pm. To find general information about rehabilitation, visit Rehabilitation in Adult Health or read the Rehabilitation News archive.