Dr. Noha Aboelata

2019 YBCA 100 Honoree

Dr. Noha Aboelata is a family-practice physician who formed the Roots Community Health Center in Oakland, a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the health of East Bay residents. Roots supplies high-quality, comprehensive, community-responsive, and culturally appropriate health care to support communities impacted by systemic inequity and poverty. From 2007 to 2012 Aboelata served as consultant chief medical officer for the Native American Health Center in Oakland.