PhD candidate, Perelman School of Medicine; Senior Fellow, Fox Leadership International
Nawar Naseer is a PhD candidate in the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. Her research interests include the immune system’s response to infection, microbiology, and public health. In 2020, Nawar was a team lead for the Penn Public Health COVID-19 Response Team’s contact tracing effort, in collaboration with the Philadelphia Department of Public Health. She received her BA in biology from Bryn Mawr College.