Kaashifah Fnu is a graduate student studying biostatistics in the School of Community Health Sciences. In 2014, she was awarded an MS from Siddhartha Medical College for her overall performance as an undergraduate. She has displayed her work at medical conferences OSMECON, Impulse, and Empower.
She has worked with the Young Indian Volunteer Organization (YIVO), the Medical School Association of India (MSAI), and Scintilla e-magazine. She also written for Indian newspapers, including Eenadu and the Deccan Chronicle.