Dr. Martin Salia


Age: 44

Summary: Sierra Leonean surgeon who contracted Ebola in his native Sierra Leone and had advanced symptoms, including kidney and respiratory failure when he arrived on Nov. 15, 2014 to be treated at the Omaha, Nebraska biocontainment unit, where two other Ebola patients were successfully treated but who was placed on dialysis and a ventilator and given several medications to support his organ systems.

Cause of Death: Complications from ebola

Born: September 6, 1970

Died: November 17, 2014

Omaha, Nebraska