Nahla B. Gadalla, PhD

SAMA Executive Director , Greater Washington DC

Dr. Gadalla was appointed to this leadership position in May 2016. Since then has established SAMA partnerships with several US and UN organizations and expanded SAMA programs. She leads the overall strategic and operational responsibility for SAMA programs. Prior to her current role, Dr. Gadalla was a Post-Doctoral Fellow at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), she holds a PhD in Molecular Biology of Infectious Diseases from London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM), United Kingdom.

Dr. Gadalla is passionate about humanitarian aid and working for SAMA fulfills her desire to help those in need especially in Sudan.

Contact Executive Director : director@sama-sd.org