2021-2022 Prajna Leadership Fellows

Prajna (Pra’-gyia) is a Sanskrit word that conveys ultimate wisdom that cannot be reached by developing intellect alone. It entails insight from experience and understanding through the engagement with all that surrounds us. Prajna Leadership Fellows merge intellect and practice together to compassionately advance the welfare of humanity.

Prajna Leadership Fellows

Eirliani

Eirliani “Lin” Abdul Rahman, ’24
From: Singapore
Degrees Held: MSc, London School of Economics
BA, Warwick University

 

 

Rosie Batista

Rosanna Batista, ’24
From: Quincy, MA
Degrees Held: MPH, Boston University
BA, Cornell University

 

Mrinalini

Mrinalini Darswal, ’23
From: Jammu and Kashmir, India
Degrees Held: MBBS, Government Medical College, Jammu, India
MA, University of Texas, Austin

 

hailu Dhufera

Hailu Dhufera, ’24
From: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Degrees Held: MD, Jimma University
MPH, University 0f Bergen

 

teguo djoyum

Teguo Djoyum, ’24
From: Rocky Mountain, CO/ Bandjoun, Cameroon
Degrees Held: MPH, Columbia University

 

 

ZeenithZeenith Ebrahim, ’23
From: Cape Town, South Africa
Degrees Held: MPA, Harvard Kennedy School
MBA, Oxford University

 

Kevin Linn

Kevin Linn, ’24
From: Vancouver, Canada
Degrees Held: MPH, University of Saskatchewan
BS, Concordia University

 

Oscar Mairena

Oscar Mairena, ’24
From: Los Angeles, CA
Degrees Held: MPP, Harvard Kennedy School
BA, University of California, Berkeley

 

Erin McGuinness

Erin McGuinness, ’24
From: El Paso, TX
Degrees Held: MPH, MSW, Saint Louis University
BA, The University of Chicago

 

Tatenda Mujeni

Tatenda Mujeni, ’24
From: Atlanta, GA/Harare, Zimbabwe
Degrees Held: MPH, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health
BSc, Bennett College

 

Heather OldenHeather Olden, ’23
From: Detroit, MI
Degrees Held: MPH, University of Michigan
BS, Hampton University

 

Elizabeth Perry

Elizabeth Perry, SM ’17, ’23
From: Washington, DC (area)
Degrees Held: MS, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
MA, John Hopkins University

 

Gail Edwards

Gail Ranglin Edwards, ’23
From: Kingston, Jamaica
Degrees Held: MAS, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
MBBS, BMedSci, BSc, University of the West Indies

 

 

sarah Tsay

Sarah Tsay, ’23
From: Silver Spring, MD
Degrees Held: MPH, Columbia University
BS, University of Maryland

 

Brett Turner

Brett Turner, ’24
From: New York, NY/Boston, MA
Degrees Held: MA, BA, City University of New York, Queens College

 

 

erika willacy

Erika Willacy, ’24
From: Atlanta, GA
Degrees Held: MPH, University of Michigan
BA, Wellesley College

 

Frank Wong

Frank Wong, ’23
From: Brookline, MA
Degrees Held: MPH, Emory University
BS, Boston University

 


This fellowship does not have an application process. If you are seeking financial assistance, visit the Office for Financial Aid site for more information.