Saba Nafees

Bioinformatics Scientist

Chan Zuckerberg Biohub

About Saba

Saba is a dreamer, activist, scientist, entrepreneur, singer, pianist, and lifelong student and a OYW Ambassador. Born in Pakistan, she moved to Fort Worth, TX, when she was 11. She is passionate about movement building and finding tangible ways to help undocumented youth. She’s proud to be part of a Grammy-award winning Dreamers Jazz album with music by her mentor and Jazz maestro, John Daversa. She holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Mathematics and a Ph.D. in Mathematical Biology from Texas Tech University. She’s currently a data scientist at Chan Zuckerberg Biohub.

Their Sessions

6:00 pm - 6:40 pm 16th June 2021
Curated with: One Young World

Studies show the pandemic has had a disproportionate impact on immigrant communities in the US, hitting their living standards and access to healthcare the hardest. We take a closer look at the...

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