Fatima Karaki, M.D.

Dr. Karaki is an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Medicine at UCSF, and works as a hospitalist at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital. She is the founding Director of the Refugee and Asylum


Ola Alani, M.S.

Ola is a graduate of the Masters of Global Health program at UCSF and graduated with a BS from UC Berkeley. Ola played a major role in establishing RAHI as an institutional organization at UCSF.


Lamis Jomaa, Ph.D.

Dr. Jomaa is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Nutrition and Food Sciences within the Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences (FAFS) at the American University of Beirut (AUB). As a Fulbright scholar, she


Zouhair Attieh, Ph.D.

Dr. Attieh received his B.S. in Biology from the American University of Beirut in 1990 and his Ph.D. in Cell and Molecular Biology from the Cleveland Clinic Foundation/Cleveland State University In 1998. Dr. Attieh served


Robert Snyder, Ph.D

Dr. Snyder is an epidemiologist at the California Department of Public Health.  He has conducted numerous studies on slums and refugee health research.  He contributes to the development of research and education initiatives in collaboration


Maya Tannoury, M.S.

Ms. Maya Tannoury is a graduate student in Bio-analytical Toxicology from the American University of Science and Technology in Beirut, Lebanon. She joined the Refugee and Asylum seeker Health Initiative (RAHI) and worked on assessing


Jess Ghannam, Ph.D.

Dr. Jess Ghannam is Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Global Health Sciences in the School of Medicine at UCSF. His research areas include evaluating the long-term health consequences of war on displaced communities and the


Cristy Dieterich, M.P.H.

Cristy  is the program manager of the Newcomers Health Program at Zuckerberg San Francisco General and the Refugee Health Coordinator for San Francisco, San Mateo, and Marin Counties.  She chairs the SF Coalition of Asylee, Immigrant,


Katrin Jaradeh

Katrin Jaradeh is a medical student at UCSF, and previously worked as a clinical study coordinator in the surgery department at the University of California, San Francisco. She completed her bachelors degree in biological sciences


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