We need to involve early career and young healthcare professionals especially nurses and midwives within leadership in every level of global health work to ensure we have a solid foundation for years to come! They are the leaders of today and tomorrow. – Sarah Walji
Sarah Walji is a Canadian registered nurse presently working within an acute mental health setting in Ontario while simultaneously completing her master’s degree in global health. She represents young nurses internationally as a board member with the global campaign Nursing Now. Walji has presented to global audiences in Qatar, Singapore, the UK, the USA and elsewhere, as well as engaging within her local community as a mental health educator. Walji has also participated in global healthcare service delivery in South America and the Middle East. In the past few years, she has run for both municipal and federal office.