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Zureena Rukshana Desai

educator , hematologist

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.

Interests

  • Other 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