Tag: Khadijat Perkins

‘I am Just Blessed’: Med Student’s Journey from Nigeria to Memphis Lets Her Help Others


As a child in Nigeria, third-year medical student Khadijat Perkins suffered through several life-threating bouts with malaria. “I felt that I had the most dreadful childhood memories, unaware that at the same time, many young children in my country never live long enough to create such memories,” she said. “I am from Nigeria, where one… Read More