Serena Tohme

Serena Tohme is a graduate student studying economic development and global health at Columbia University. She is the former global health studies intern at the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR). She previously worked with the International Rescue Committee's Ahlan Simsim initiative in the Middle East and interned with the Lebanese Ministry of Public Health, the James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy, and the Kinder Institute for Urban Research. Serena graduated from Rice University with a bachelor's degree in psychology. 


What Afghanistan Stands to Lose

Two decades of health progress at risk with the return of the Taliban


The Inequity of Vaccine Passports

Tracking the global use of COVID-19 vaccine certificates


How Congo's 2018 Ebola Outbreak Can Inform the Middle East's Response to COVID-19

Countries in the MENA region can learn from both the successes and failures of past outbreaks in conflict zones


Vaccine Spheres of Influence Tracker

Tracking COVID-19 vaccine administration and access around the world