ELN executive committee member. Technologist and data enthusiast. Avid reader. Meryam Al-waadh comes from a background in science, technology and is highly interested at improving current healthcare systems through the implementation of digital solutions, she currently is a consultant with Deloitte Digital.
Driven by the importance of identifying careers for life science graduates, Meryam was part of the team that introduced the graduate student mentorship program at UofT and has since continued her work as a mentor with GEM (Girls E-Mentorship), a registered charitable organization that offers a mentorship program for high school girls. In her spare time Meryam is an avid reader, updating her blog HealthTech 2018 which documents various data projects pertaining to healthcare and stays active through kickboxing.