Dr. Grace Sembajwe calls herself a “nomad.” Born in Uganda, her early years were spent in Australia, Tanzania, South Africa and India. At age 17, while attending an International High School in South Africa, she won the… >


Chioma Amadi was born and raised in Lagos, the largest and most densely populated city in Nigeria. With a population of 21 million people she says “growing up here made her accustomed to living in a city, so moving to New… >

Dr. Spring Cooper is the School of Public Health’s senior sexual health researcher. She completed her doctoral studies in Bio-behavioral Health at Pennsylvania State University. Her dissertation examined the sexual health… >


Emily Ferris graduated from CUNY SPH at Hunter College with a master’s in public health in Health Policy and Management in 2015. She was initially drawn to the school’s emphasis on social justice and decided that Health and… >