Sara Eftekhar

Nursing Alumna Sara Eftekhar (BSN '13, Dip Ed '14) worked as a Community Health Nurse in Egypt during the Egyptian revolution and uprising providing primary health care to refugees. In addition, she independently developed health education workshops for refugees. Her efforts led to the first sustainable health education program for refugees in the country and it continues to thrive to this day. Sara is now a Research Nurse within the Hyperbaric Unity at Vancouver General Hospital.