Leilena Shimeles is a 27 years old general practitioner who graduated from Addis Ababa University. While studying medicine, she joined the board of Ethiopian Medical Students’ Association- Addis Ababa as a general secretary. After graduating from medical school, she went to Debresina Hospital and served as medical Director for 14 months. She is also founder and current president of Ethiopian Medical Association-Junior Doctors’ network. She is currently working in Talent Youth Association as program coordinator.