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Zehra Omer MD

Clinical Fellow

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Zehra Omer, MD
Zehra Omer
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Biography

Zehra graduated from Wellesley College with a BA in Neuroscience and Middle Eastern Studies. In college, she spent three months in India as an intern working with a NGO to establish community based cost-effective TB treatment centers in New Delhi. She took lead roles in conducting various clinical research projects in her two gap years and in medical school. She has a passion for medical education, curriculum development and quality improvement in this area- in her last year of medical school, she co-led the Teaching in Medicine elective for fourth year students. She also plays the nay, a classic Turkish reed flute. Before coming to Yale, she played as a member of the Cambridge Classical Turkish Music Society and Orkestra Marhaba in Boston, MA.

Education & Training

  • MD
    University of Massachusetts (2016)
  • BA
    Wellesley College (2010)