Gurneet Bhela: Mississauga--Malton

Gurneet Bhela: Mississauga--Malton

Gurneet is an undergraduate student in the Global Health program at York University. Gurneet is currently a youth advocate for Plan Canada and is raising awareness about maternal, child and newborn health and sexual reproductive rights through the Change the Birth Story. As an intern for the Global Fund team she is supporting the strategic development of international health projects focused on the prevention of HIV, TB, and Malaria in low-resource settings. An active member on campus, Gurneet is involved with the Global Health Students Association as a Peer Mentor and is a Student Health Ambassador for the Faculty of Health. She has also served as a member of the Malton-Mississauga Constituency Youth Council. Gurneet is an agent of change in her community and is interested in learning more about the role of women in politics.