Dahlia Wasfi

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Dahlia Wasfi (born 1971) is an Iraqi-American physician and peace activist.

Early life and education[edit]

Born in 1971 in New York to a Jewish-American mother and Muslim Iraqi father, Dr. Wasfi spent part of her early childhood living in Iraq under Saddam Hussein.[1] She returned to the US at age 5, earned her B.A. in Biology from Swarthmore College in 1993 and her medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 1997.

Activism[edit]

Part of Dr. Wasfi's April 27, 2006 address to the Congressional Progressive Caucus:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Speakers
  2. ^ "Dr. Dahlia Wasfi speaks at Iraq forum". Congressional Forum testimony. April 27, 2006. Retrieved December 28, 2010. 

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