Meet the Team

The Faces of Our Organization

The Global Health Youth Organization is a student-led group that was developed by students passionate in medicine. We’re very confident in the difference we could make and the ability we have to contribute our own unique experiences and skills to our success. Find out more about some of our team members below!


Nouraldeen Ibrahim

Founder and Executive Director

Nouraldeen is a senior in high school who lives in New York. He has been captivated by the medical field and has presented his research at the International Science and Engineering Fair and the Global Health Leaders Conference at Johns Hopkins University. Nouraldeen is also the President of his local volunteer ambulance where he helps the organization grow by organizing community-engaging events. Outside of the classroom, Nouraldeen enjoys playing soccer and learning new skills. 


Adam Ivatorov

Founder and Director of Public Relations

Adam grew up surrounded by the hustle and bustle of New York. A senior at Staten Island Technical High School, Adam has been accepted to multiple conferences such as the Johns Hopkins Global Health Leaders Conference that has fueled his interest in Global Health and all the positive effects it has for communities. Outside of the classroom, Adam enjoys playing competitive Water Polo and lifting weights.


Mark Gerges

Chief Marketing Officer

Mark was born in the suburbs of Brooklyn, NY and shortly thereafter was raised in Staten Island. As a senior at Staten Island Technical High School, Mark has had a keen interest in the medical field for some time and especially appreciates the impact it has on the world. He hopes to one day pursue a career in orthopedic medicine as a physician. Outside of the classroom, Mark is an avid basketball fan and enjoys listening to music.