Founder & Executive Director
Meet Fardowza Osman: A Trailblazer in Laboratory Medicine Advocacy…
In January 2020, Fardowza founded BioReach Inc, a non-profit organization based in New York City that advocates for Clinical Laboratory Science and the field of Laboratory Medicine. BioReach’s primary focus is to promote the importance of Laboratory Medicine through advocacy, education, and collaboration.
With over 14 years of global experience as a Clinical Laboratory Scientist, Fardowza has had the privilege of working in diverse settings and collaborating with teams worldwide. As a Clinical Laboratory Scientist with extensive experience and proficiency in laboratory operations, Fardowza is on a mission to fostering awareness and recognition of the vital role played by Clinical Laboratory Scientists in enhancing patient care outcomes. Her journey as a mother, scientist, entrepreneur, and philanthropist exemplify excellence in every aspect of her life, setting an inspiring example for others to follow and making the world a better place in the process.
Meet Alan Wu: An Advocacy Director “From Lab Coats to Lights, Clinical Chemistry Comes to Hollywood!”
Alan H.B. Wu, Ph.D., D.A.B.C.C., is the Chief of Clinical Chemistry and Toxicology at San Francisco General Hospital, a Professor of Lab Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco, and a board advisor for BioReach. Dr. Wu has extensive experience in clinical toxicology, cardiac biomarkers, and point-of-care testing, with over 500 publications in peer-reviewed journals and eight books promoting the importance of the clinical laboratory. As a board advisor for BioReach, he actively advances laboratory medicine’s critical role in healthcare, contributing to excellence and innovation in the industry.
Meet Ali Youssouf: A Clinical Laboratory Advocacy Ambassador for East Africa.
Ali Mahmoud Youssouf is a Clinical Laboratory Pathologist with an ongoing a postgraduate degree in Public Health Epidemiology. He serves as a Clinical Scientist at Borama International Hospital and the Covid-19 Vaccination Community Mobilizer (AU Bingwa) for the African Union- Africa CDC. Additionally, Ali is the Chairperson of the East Africa Youth Council and a board advisor for BioReach, advocating for laboratory medicine and healthcare excellence
Meet Berina Kadribeg: A Compassionate Leader Empowering Innovation.
Berina Kadribeg, a passionate medical scientist, thrives in lending a hand and is committed to making a positive impact. Currently serving as the Clinical Operations Manager at Mount Sinai Beth Israel, she leads clinical laboratory operations with expertise and enthusiasm. Additionally, she serves as a Board Advisor at Bioreach, contributing her valuable insights to the organization’s mission of advancing laboratory medicines outreach. Leading by example, Berina embraces technology’s potential for worldwide advancements and fosters a culture of compassion and innovation. A true inspiration, Berina envisions a world where excellence and empathy unite, making her an invaluable leader and a catalyst for positive change.