Solomon Yah

Solomon has wanted to work in the medical field since adolescence. After receiving a scholarship, he attended nursing school and went on to become a bedside pediatric nurse, where he saw many cases of the kind of stomach infection his initiative is attempting to address. Solomon is now a clinical instructor in medical-surgical nursing and a lecturer in Community Health at the the Winifred J. Harley School of Nursing’s Campus in Ganta, Liberia.

Hypertension and Diabetes Control in Ganta

Solomon offers community based diabetes and hypertension monitoring. He has partnered with a physician to consult on in-home dose adjustments to medication so patients can avoid a costly visit to the hospital.