Illuminating NMO

The Power of the Patient Voice

Prior to working in marketing/public relations, Sumaira worked as an actress/model in Bangladesh & India starring in numerous music videos, a documentary, and was the lead actress in an English-language independent film. She is also a classically-trained Kathak dancer and has performed at Madison Square Garden, Kodak Theatre, and the Rudolf Steiner Theatre. In 2010, Sumaira earned her bachelor’s degree in public relations from Boston University’s College of Communication.

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Sumaira Ahmed, Founder of the Sumaira Foundation shares her story around Neuromyelitis optica and how she started a foundation that's mission is to amplify NMO patient voices and raise money for researching a cure.