A physician treating coronavirus patients becomes infected herself. Her story from both sides, as savior and victim.
Residents of Chicago and New York describe their harrowing experiences of being infected with COVID-19. There are lessons for all of us in their stories.
Students and entrepreneurs join a venture offering gift cards that will provide cash to small companies struggling under the lockdown.
Blood donations: a civic duty to help preserve life, and how the New York Jamat has supported this endeavor.
While the United States was settling into the initial stages of a global pandemic and lockdown, three Ismaili musicians gathered on March 27 to deliver a virtual concert to a national and global audience. Fitoor the Band aims to preserve traditional South Asian music using contemporary influences and keep age-old musical traditions alive for younger and older generations.
For Nurse Appreciation Week, we are recounting the stories and struggles of a few of our nurses who care for us, especially during the current health crisis.
Dr Shehryar Khaliqdina was born and brought up in Karachi, Pakistan where he attended Darkhana Jamatkhana. After graduating from the Dow Medical College, he worked as a postdoctoral research fellow at Rush University Medical Center, Chicago. He is currently a third-year Internal Medicine Resident at Saint Mary's Hospital in Connecticut and attends Westport Jamatkhana.
A dynamic duo in medicine, Aliya and Sameer were both driven to the medical field through a passion to serve and help people.
This story in the International Women’s Day series describes a woman’s mission to raise awareness on Bioethics in Tajikistan, compelling society to re-examine traditional medical approaches, and adopt new ethical guidelines. In the process, patient rights were also strengthened.
A story to celebrate International Women’s Day, one that illustrates how a cancer survivor used her condition to help others in similar circumstances.
New York State Senator Anna Kaplan presented former Council for the USA President Banu Minaz Fazal, and former Council for the Northeastern United States President Shajahan Merchant, with the State Senate’s Commendation Award to recognize the Ismaili leaders for their dedication and outstanding contributions to their community while exemplifying the values of Islam.