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Zureena Rukshana Desai

Zureena Rukshana Desai, South African hematologist, educator. Member Royal College Physicians, British Society Hematology, Women's Medical Federation, Ulster Medical Society, Ulster Society Pathologists.

Background

  • Desai, Zureena Rukshana was born on July 2, 1944 in Johannesburg, South Africa. Daughter of Suliman Mohamed and Amina (Nagdee) Desai.

  • Education

    • M.B.B.Ch., University Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy., Queen's University, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1982.

    Career

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Coordinating committee Extern, Belfast, since 1984. Royal Belfast Hospital for Sick Children clinical research fellow, 1980-1982.

    Membership

    Member Royal College Physicians, British Society Hematology, Women's Medical Federation, Ulster Medical Society, Ulster Society Pathologists.

    Personality

    Interests

    Gardening.

    Connections

    • Married John Blacking. Children– Leila, Thalia, Munira.
    • father: Suliman Mohamed Desai
    • mother: Amina (Nagdee) Desai
    • spouse: John Blacking
    • children: Leila Desai
    • Thalia Desai
    • Munira Desai
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    Born July 2, 1944
    (age 73)
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