Nazeeha Jawahir

Nazeeha Jawahirn | Pediatric Resident
Triple Board Resident

Hometown: Lexington, Kentucky

College/Medical School: University of Kentucky (undergrad & med school)

Hobbies/Interests: Hiking/camping/outdoors, traveling, and just got scuba dive certified and love it! Also, cooking, reading, and dogsitting until I get my own!

Travels/Languages: I took a year off medical school to pursue an English Teaching grant in Malaysia, completed a 4-week clerkship in med school in Ethiopia, and medical brigade to Ecuador. Love traveling everywhere! Languages: a little Spanish and Tamil (not fluent)!

An Interesting Fact About Yourself: I love Halloween & have been a bald guy with glasses and a mustache 2 years in a row- Gandhi, and Tobias from Arrested Development (yes, I “blued” myself)!

Why Did You Choose UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh: The program here (triple board) and city seemed awesome! I loved the prospect of working with people who all seemed genuinely happy to come to work.