Master's Candidate, UCSF/Stanford
Hera Hyder is a Master’s candidate at the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) studying Global Health Sciences with a focus on Health Promotion and Education in Oral Health and Non-Communicable Disease Prevention. Hera is also a student at Stanford University through the Stanford-UCSF exchange program, taking preliminary courses in the School of Medicine and the Graduate School of Business. Hera is a experienced global and public health advocate, with a background in oral health and dentistry, international relief work, preventative care and biological sciences. Her current research thesis work is focused on maternal and child oral health in the slums of Mumbai, India. After graduating this July, Hera hopes to work in the biotechnology and healthcare industry.