Salma Abdalla

Salma Abdalla, a physician, is a research fellow at Boston University School of Public Health where she is currently pursuing a Doctor in Public Health degree. She is also the lead Project Director for the Rockefeller FoundationBoston University 3-D Commission. Her research looks at the social, political, and commercial determinants of health. She is particularly interested in applying systems thinking modeling methods to guide decision-making beyond the healthcare sector to improve the health of populations.


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