Alumna in the News: Dr. Senjuti Saha

Established in 2015 by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Goalkeepers “brings together a new generation of leaders to address the world’s major challenges,” including poverty and inequality. This year, the event took place September 24-25 in New York City in the wake of the United Nations Secretary-General’s Climate Action Summit.

U of T Alumna Senjuti Saha (PhD, Molecular Genetics, 2016; U of T 3MT Runner-up, 2016) was there.

At the invitation of Bill Gates, she delivered an inspirational presentation sharing her experiences as a microbiologist and her passion for driving change as part of the Child Health Research Foundation in Bangladesh.

Congratulations, Senjuti!

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Dr. Senjuti Saha on St. George campus in 2016

Learn about Senjuti’s ongoing advocacy work to fight preventable pediatric infectious diseases in impoverished communities, and her fight for equal access to medical resources and education worldwide: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7agUPqZA11w&feature=youtu.be


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