Areesh Fatmee is a research assistant at the ARAC. She is currently a second year graduate student at Milken Institute School of Public Health pursuing an MPH in Epidemiology under the Fulbright scholarship program. She received her undergraduate in Human Nutrition and Dietetics from the PMAS- Arid Agriculture University, Pakistan in 2020. Her research interests include antibiotic resistance in bacterial and fungal pathogens, HIV prevalence and outbreaks in pediatric populations and infectious disease surveillances in vulnerable populations. Alongside this, she is currently working with EGPAF D.C. and Nairobi to determine the impact of COVID-19 on the access, coverage and utility areas of HIV in pediatric populations. She has demonstrated a brief research experience concerning pediatric populations in Pakistan.