Rafia Ali, MBBCh
Rafia was born in Karachi, Pakistan, raised in Aberdeen, Scotland, and graduated from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Bahrain in 2020. She joined the Leaf Lab in 2021 to work as a Postdoctoral Research Trainee on projects involving the role of Rasburicase in Tumor Lysis Syndrome and prevention of Acute Kidney Injury during cardiac surgery. She is planning to pursue an Internal Medicine/Family Medicine residency in 2023. Outside of work, Rafia enjoys running, teaching pilates, reading, and FaceTiming her family and pet cat, “Nico”, back home.