A seasoned communications expert with 25+ years of experience
Raising awareness of clefts around the world
Nijha Diggs is one of 24 women being recognized for her ability to innovate and inspire
New Simulator to Accelerate the Learning Curve in Cleft Reconstructive Surgical Training & Ultimately Further Care for Cleft-Affected Children
Program expansion includes Yemen and Iraq, countries where previous programs were interrupted due to conflict.
Raising awareness for cleft-affected individuals and the social stigmas they face throughout National Bullying Prevention Month
The groups aim to narrow the gap of 5 billion people who lack access to safe, affordable surgical and anesthesia care.
Charities Smile Train and KidsOR to Sponsor Surgeons Across Africa
The American Model Partners to Raise Awareness for Children with Clefts and Advocate for Mothers Globally
Smile Train to create Cleft Leadership Centers to increase access to healthcare
Smile Train and Kids Operating Room (KidsOR) complete the first renovated pediatric operating room at Bugando Medical Centre in Mwanza, Tanzania.
The American actor partners with the world’s largest cleft organization to educate younger generations on the impacts of cleft while furthering Smile Train’s vision