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Iyamide Olukoshi is from Nigeria and Sierra Leone. She is currently a student at the Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Food Policy at Tufts University. She holds a Master's in public health with a specialization and international focus in maternal and child health. She hopes to work somewhere in West Africa in the field of maternal and child nutrition. She is a huge football fan and loves running and learning new languages and cultures.