Masad Naba Alfayadh, Westpac Social Change Fellow on the importance of education

Masad Naba Alfayadh, Westpac Social Change Fellow on the importance of education

Meet Masad Naba Alfaydh, a 2017 Westpac Social Change Fellowship recipient.  Masad is a medical student at Monash University & doing research in vaccinations at the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute, at the Royal Children’s Hospital.  She is also the co-founder of Happy Brain education.

I really want to make a difference in the education sector. I came to Australia when I was 10 and school and education opened so many doors to me. I went from being a fearful, anxious child of a family seeking refuge in Australia to where I am now (and I hope to go much further in the future). I know that education can help many other children who come from a similar background to me and can empower, encourage, and open many doors to them.

Photo Credit:  Westpac Bicentennial Foundation

Read more:  http://bicentennial.westpacgroup.com.au/news/naba-alfayadh-profile-story/

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