Roula is a collaborator on this project. She graduated from Damascus University with a BS in Biology and later received education certification from the Syrian Virtual University. Before leaving Syria, she primarily taught biology to students in grades 5-8. Roula was also a pathology lab assistant in the Dr. Zahra Bouzo Laboratory where she was responsible for receiving, preparing, handling, and analyzing a variety of tissue samples. She immigrated to the US at the end of 2013. Roula worked as an Arabic teacher in Ohio before coming to Philadelphia. She is currently working at Marshalls as a floor sales assistant, as she continues studying at Delaware County Community College where she hopes to study nursing. She is always working to enhance and improve her skills and conditions in order to find and live the prosperous life she desires. She was married a year ago in Pennsylvania and is very happy. They look forward to starting a family here together.