“Hello! My name is Jo-Anna, and I am the NSGSA Vice President for the 2018-2019 year. In this role, I will help run student workshops, help with our various social and community events, and work with the other members of the NSGSA.
Heading into the fourth year of my doctoral studies, I work under the supervision of Dr. Zulfi Bhutta at SickKids. My dissertation research focuses on the social determinants of nutritional status among adolescent girls in rural Pakistan. In my spare time, I enjoy reading, exploring new places, and photography.
Please do not hesitate to contact me for help navigating student and academic life within the DNS, or just to chat!”