In Conversation With: A Pakistani Medical Doctor
<p>Dr. Zainab Humayun is a trainee Medical Doctor from Pakistan. Her career in obstetrics and gynecology has allowed Zainab to follow her passion for helping people, and it&#8217;s also taking her overseas. We caught up with Zainab to learn about her career, including what she finds the most rewarding, and discuss her plans to take her skills to the United Arab Emirates (UAE).</p> <h2>Hi Zainab. Please introduce yourself to our Members.</h2> <p>Hello. My name is Dr. Zainab Humayun, and I’m a trainee Medical Doctor from Karachi, Pakistan. I&#8217;ve worked in obstetrics and gynecology for the past four years and have recently started to explore opportunities to work abroad.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <figure class="wp-block-image size-large"><img decoding="async" loading="lazy" width="878" height="1024" src="" alt="Trainee Medical Doctor - Dr. Zainab Humayun" class="wp-image-16656" srcset=" 878w, 257w, 768w, 1200w" sizes="(max-width: 878px) 100vw, 878px" /><figcaption class="wp-element-caption">Dr. Zainab Humayun</figcaption></figure> <h2>Why did you pursue a career in healthcare?&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</h2> <p>My passion and life aim are to serve people, and healthcare is a career path that allows me to do that.&nbsp;</p> <h2>What are you training to do in your obstetrics and gynecology role?&nbsp;&nbsp;</h2> <p>Gynecologist obstetricians specialize in female reproductive health, childbirth, and pregnancy. The role is varied, and I get to learn how to;&nbsp;</p> <ul> <li>Provide preventive care and screenings such as routine gynecologist examinations, pap smears, breast examinations, and counseling on birth control options.&nbsp;&nbsp;</li> <li>Diagnose and treat gynecological conditions, including fibroids, endometriosis, and polycystic ovary syndrome.&nbsp;</li> <li>Provide prenatal and postnatal care.&nbsp;&nbsp;</li> <li>Perform surgeries related to gynecology and obstetrics.&nbsp;&nbsp;</li> </ul> <p></p> <h2>What do you find the most rewarding about being a Medical Doctor?&nbsp;&nbsp;</h2> <p>Being a gynecologist can be rewarding because it allows me to help women experiencing health issues related to the reproductive system at different stages of their life. It also allows me to form long-term relationships with my patients and positively impact their health and well-being.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <h2>What do you hope for your healthcare career?&nbsp;</h2> <p>Right now, all my focus is on applying for jobs in Dubai. I would love to take my career to the UAE and gain international exposure. I think it will be a good career boost.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <h2>Why did you choose to verify your credentials?&nbsp;&nbsp;</h2> <p>My friend Naza recommended to me. She found you to be really cooperative and quick to respond.&nbsp;</p> <h2>How will being a Member help your career?&nbsp;&nbsp;</h2> <p>I&#8217;m in the process of verifying my documents with I need to verify my credentials to prove my eligibility. Being verified should help me secure a job in the UAE, and after that, I can continue to grow my career there.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <h2>You have made over 70 successful referrals to Who have you recommended it to, and why?&nbsp;&nbsp;</h2> <p>I have referred lots of my colleagues and friends to and earned around $360 in referral credits. I&#8217;ve used the referral credits to cover the costs of verifying two new documents. I was very short of money at the time and wouldn&#8217;t have been able to get them verified so quickly without the credits.&nbsp; &nbsp;</p> <h3>Want to help a friend or colleague find their dream job?</h3> <p>Like Zainab, you could earn credits to redeem on verifications. Invite your friends to join today and get $5 in account credit when they sign up using your unique referral link.</p> <div class="is-layout-flex wp-block-buttons"> <div class="wp-block-button is-style-fill"><a class="wp-block-button__link has-text-color has-background wp-element-button" href="" style="color:#f5f5f5;background-color:#00497a" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Get my unique referral link&nbsp;</a></div> </div>