Jihad Abdelgadir, MD


Duke University, Master of Science in Global Health, 2016
Duke University, Certificate in International Development Policy, 2016
University of Khartoum, Faculty of Medicine, MBBS, 2014

Honors and Awards

Duke Global Health Institute Merit Scholarship, Duke University, 2014 – 2016 
P.E.O. International Peace Scholarship, 2015
Africa’s Most Outstanding Emerging Women Leaders Award, Moremi Initiative, Ghana, 2014
Patil Award, Association of Medical Education in Europe, 2013
Dean's Excellence in Research Award, University of Khartoum, 2013
Most Influential Sudanese Youth, Khartoum, Sudan, 2013
Young Women Knowledge and Leadership Institute Fellowship Award, Senegal, 2012


Research Interests

Global health, health policy, health economics, clinical outcomes



Learning guitar, reading nonfiction, ice skating