Ayesha is a Master of Public Health student in the Health Promotion Stream at the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto. She is deeply passionate about shifting the public health paradigm in a way where justice, accessibility, and equity are a part of the foundations of public health and its practices. Ayesha has over 8 years of experience in mental health promotion, education, and advocacy. Her current area of research is largely focused on the connection between social inclusion and employment of people living with episodic disabilities. During her placement, Ayesha will be co-supervised by Realize and the Institute for Work and Health.