Natasha Said Ali
Election Year: 2020
Election Constituency: East Africa
Scholar Status: Scholar in Residence
Rhodes Identifier: Tanzania & Linacre 2020
Natasha is completing her medical internship at Selian Lutheran Hospital in Arusha. As a medical student, she has taken various leadership roles in Tanzania Medical Students Association where collectively they have been organizing free screenings and health education sessions with various communities around Tanzania; facilitated various trainings and exchanges for Medical students; as well as organize the Conferences and General Assemblies for local and international Medical students. She has also worked on 2 nationwide health innovation projects that lead to foundation of health startups and teams that are spearheading the use of innovation and Artificial Intelligence in the delivery of healthcare to communities that need it most. She aspires to further her education in the fields of tropical medicine, research, big data and artificial intelligence.