Dr Waheeda Majid
She had received several academic book prizes during her terms.
In 1998- she gained entry into the Faculty of Medicine at the National University of Singapore- graduating in 2003.
She had also won the Mendaki Scholarship in 1998(awarded on merit) – as an adjunct for her field of study.
In 2012- she received her Graduate Diploma in Family Medicine, and was inducted into the Register of Family Physicians of Singapore.
In 2016- she commenced her very own medical practice.
Prior to starting her own medical practice– Dr Waheeda worked at several departments in the government sector- including Paediatrics, Neonatology, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, ENT and Neurosurgery.
It was during her subsequent Polyclinic stint that she discovered her passion for Family Medicine- and decided to pursue this path as her career.
Upon entering the private sector- she was the anchor Dr for a clinic under Raffles Medical Group- along the Central Business District. Here- she managed the medical needs of corporate clients working for major financial institutions.
Subsequently- she moved to work with a privately-owned medical clinic in Little India (Shifa Clinic)- where she practised for 6 years.
Dr Waheeda is a strong advocate for a good work-life balance, healthy living, and exercise. Her passion is promoting healthy living habits to her patients – which in itself, is prevention for disease.