Dr. Anisa Ibrahim, former UW Biology student ('09, biology and physiology), was recently interviewed on NBC Nightly News. Dr. Ibrahim came to the United States at age six as a refugee from Somalia, and her family settled in Seattle. As a young girl, she was treated at Harborview Pediatrics Clinic and dreamed of becoming a doctor. Now she leads the clinic as its medical director. Watch the video below.
The UW Medicine Newsroom also wrote up this article about Dr. Ibrahim.