Brown University Alpert Medical School | Rhode Island Hospital

Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Stephanie Barrena, PA-C


Address: Bayside Medical Building

Suite 501

235 Plain Street

Providence, RI 02905


Phone: 401-444-5495



- Bachelor of Science Biomedical Engineering, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI


- Master of Science Physician Assistant Studies, University of New England, Portland, ME



In the summer of 2011, Barrena participated in a 10-week research internship at Worcester Polytechnic Institute funded by the National Science Foundation. She was one of seven students selected from a 170-person applicant pool. She studied silver nanoparticles, tiny units of silver used in medical and commercial industries, from medicines to sunscreens.


*Brown University Alpert Medical School Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery