Wahida Ifat is the information manager in communications and development services in iccdr,b, an international public health research organization in Bangladesh. She has worked as a senior sector specialist for BRAC, a nonprofit organization based in Bangladesh. With a master’s degree in sociology from the Dhaka University and a Master of Arts in gender-focused education and international development from the University of London, she has contributed to the development of life-skills-based education material for underprivileged teens in Bangladesh. She studied public relations and social media at ASU. Ifat completed professional affiliations with PATH in Washington, D.C., and the ASU Office of Knowledge Enterprise Development.