Kumba Sennaar is a PhD student in Social Policy at Brandeis University. Her research interests include maternal health disparities and ethical use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in healthcare. Sennar earned an M.A. in Social Policy from Brandeis, M.S. in Biotechnology from Johns Hopkins University and a B.S. with honors from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, in Science, Technology & Society (STS). Her articles on applications of AI have been cited by consulting firms and by journals including the Boston University Law Review, Fordham Urban Law Journal and the Harvard Data Science Review.