Suffia Malik (Medical Student, Queen’s University)

The Experiences of Female Physicians and Nurses who wear Religious Headcoverings after Quebec’s Bill 21


Meh Noor (Medical Student, Western University)

Community Health Education for Refugees and Immigrants (CHERI) Clinic: A Free Preventative Health Education Clinic for Newcomers without Health Insurance

Khalidha Nasiri (Medical Student, Western University)

Evaluating Social and Mental Health Outcomes of a Mentorship Program for Refugee, Newcomer, and First-Generation Afghan Youth

Owais Mian (Medical Student, University of Ottawa)

Judgement Day: Exploring the long-term implications of an unsuccessful or disappointing match.


Muhanad Ali (Masters Student, York University)

Understanding the Socio-cultural Beliefs and Attitudes Towards Breast, Cervical, and Colorectal Cancer Screening Among Somalis in Canada – A Qualitative Research Study

Sarah Hanafi (Psychiatry Resident, McGill University)

Mental Health in Montreal’s Muslim Community

Shaimaa Helal and Emaad Mohammad (Medical Students, Queen’s University)

Evaluating the Effectiveness of a “Muslims in Healthcare Symposium” on Improving Cultural Competence of Medical Students


Ameer Jarrar (Medical Student, Dalhousie University)

Primary Care Physicians Knowledge, Perceptions and Comfort Level in Managing Patients Fasting in Ramadan

Sidra Sarfaraz (Masters Student, University of Guelph)

Using Pharmaceuticals to Investigate Potential Mechanisms of Atrial Fibrillation in Heart Failure


Tarek Bin Yameen (Medical Student, University of Toronto)

Identifying the Ophthalmic Needs of the Syrian Refugee Population of Toronto & the Greater Toronto Area: A Pilot Study

Raafia Siddiqui (Masters in Global Health, McMaster University)

A comprehensive approach to health literacy: validating the All Aspects of Health Literacy (AAHLS) scale amongst Arabic-speaking adult Syrian refugees in Canada


Afrah Raza (Medical Student, University of Michigan)

HPV Screening among Muslim Canadian Immigrant Women

Ryhana Dawood (Medical Student, Western University)

Elder abuse in Muslim immigrant communities in Southwestern Ontario