Nurse, Lone Peak Hospital

Hafsa Abdikadir came to the U.S. as a refugee at the age 17. In 2001, she became a caseworker for the Catholic Community Services of Utah where she used her multilingual skills to interpret for incoming refugees. Upon earning a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Utah College of Nursing, she began working as a nurse for Lone Peak Hospital in labor and delivery. Abdikadir uses her multilingual skills to raise awareness about the ongoing issues associated with women’s health. She is also a proud wife and mother of two boys.