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Dr. Ayesha Shaikh

by lesliedinaberg on January 1, 2006

Click Here to Read Dr. Ayesha Shaikh From Santa Barbara Magazine Having practiced obstetrics and gynecology in Santa Barbara for the past 20 years, Dr. Ayesha Shaikh (rhymes with “bake”) has a hard time walking through town without someone recognizing her. Her daughter Sarah, 20, a student at Middlebury College, says she can’t go anywhere […]

Direct Relief’s Home Team

by lesliedinaberg on January 1, 2006

A group of Santa Barbara High School grads is having a positive impact on worldwide healthcare while headquartered in their hometown. No less than four SBHS alumni are part of the 24-person staff at Direct Relief International, the locally based global nonprofit agency that provides essential materials to areas hit by disaster. Annie Maxwell, a […]