s
Nidhi Land
   Matrimonial |  Properties |  Jobs |  Classifieds |  Ask Doctor |  Live TV |  Cartoon |  Sponsored Greetings |  Astrology  |   Red Chillies |  Tips for life |  Tribute |  Debate




      Search in

Friday, February 01, 2013 11:06:46 AM (IST)  

Dubai: Dr Zulekha Daud receives Arab Health Award

Media Release

Dubai, Feb 1: Pioneers of excellence in healthcare were saluted by their peers for their considerable achievements and contributions towards innovation and development, at the annual arab health achievement and innovation awards 2013.

The highlight of the award ceremony was the award for the “outstanding contribution of an individual to the middle east healthcare industry”. This was awarded to Dr Zulekha Daud, managing director Zulekha Healthcare Group for her relentless service, vision and growth of her institutions in all areas of medical care.

On receiving this award Dr Zulekha said, “it’s a great honor to be recognized for this award and my aim was to provide easy accessibility to high quality healthcare for the common man. As it’s my mission, ‘am happy that to a great extent I have been able to achieve this, in terms of medical, paramedical, specialized services etc. I must say, for which I have been receiving excellent support from the rulers of UAE”.

There is compassion or perhaps a mantra in Dr Zulekha’s brand of care, which has been benefiting innumerous patrons since almost half a century and has had a lasting impact in the region. In her own words, “Beyond the technology, besides the specialists, something more is there – the magic of a caring touch”.  It is that charisma and quality that made others fondly call her as ‘Mama Zulekha’ and leads the Zulekha group to the zenith of excellence in healthcare.

The journey of this excellence began in the early 1960’s when Dr Zulekha Daud came to the UAE, after completing her medical degree from the Government Medical College in Nagpur.

It was her father, Sadiq Vali advised her to go to the  Gulf as the need for medical support was more here, she choose UAE over a lucrative job opening in the UK to help people in the deep need of medical treatment through her medical practices. Then, in the 1960’s, UAE was a vast expanse of desert without any electricity and medical facilities were rudimentary to say the least.

But despite all these unfavorable conditions Dr. Zulekha decided to stay on and serve the people with a rare display of selfless dedication. Since in those days there were no hospitals, she had to travel door to door even for normal delivery. With her dedicated service, she was able to capture the hearts of the nationals and expatriates.

In her humble words, “what I did was nothing greater than the need for medical attention I borrowed strength from this overwhelming need of the people of this country.”

Even today Dr Zulekha wears the same spirit and passion to serve people with their medical problems. Even though these days her involvement is largely administration with her baby, the hospital, the 73-year-old woman never felt tired or consumed by her work. Being at work always been uplifts her soul. It is the responsibility to honour the trust that people have put in her and their love motivates her.

A dedicated doctor who single handedly took her commitment across the many levels of services, Dr Zulekha is synonymous to care and compassion. The arduous journey of this first lady doctor in this country represents a story of strength and determination, and inspires many women who can be capable of so much more than they deem possible.

The Arab Health Exhibition is the region's premier event for the Middle East bringing together healthcare manufacturers, wholesalers, dealers and distributors together with some of the most important and influential decision-makers in the Arab world. The exhibition is generally viewed as a must-attend global event in the healthcare calendar.

In order to provide the perfect opportunity for healthcare professionals and companies to network and recognize excellence in the Arab World, the Arab health innovation and achievement awards distributed alongside the Arab Health Show.

Award winners were announced and presented during a prestigious Gala Dinner on Tuesday 29 January at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in Dubai.

This awards ceremony was attended by more than 500 leading healthcare professionals and companies, speakers and attendees of Arab Health Congress, senior government officials and special VIP industry guests.



Stay updated wherever you go with Daijiworld.com and Daijiworld 24X7 tv channel mobile apps.
CLICK HERE to download it for your device.
(available on Android and IOS)

Comments on this article
GABRIAL DSOUZA, kungagudde\ sharjah
Sunday, February 03, 2013

she is a living god... i met her in sharjah zuleka hospital. her office in front of the main lobby. if there is rush in reception she comes out and help the patients and staff directing and sorting out quickly. she is like mother teresa. she love the people and the patients. long live DOCTOR ZULEKA, THE SHARJAH PEOPLE PRAY FOR YOU. YOY ARE GREAT, LOVING AND CARING... GOD BLEE YOU WITH YOUR HIGH SPIRIT.

Theresa Lobo, Mukamar-Sharjah
Saturday, February 02, 2013

Congratulations Dr.Zulekha on receiving the Arab Health Award. Many more awards to come.You deserve such awards. May God bless you with good health and long life.

nazmathnisa laiz, surathkal/abudhabi
Friday, February 01, 2013

Good work.Keep it up.

 
Print this Article
Email this article to your friend
 
 
Write your Comments
 
News Title Dubai: Dr Zulekha Daud receives Arab Health Award
Your Name
Native Place / Place of Residence
Your E-mail
Your Comment
[Please limit your comments within 2000 characters]

You have characters left.
Disclaimer: Please write your correct name and email address. Kindly do not post any personal, abusive, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent, discriminatory or unlawful or similar comments. Daijiworld.com will not be responsible for any defamatory message posted under this article.

Please note that under 66A of the IT Act, sending offensive or menacing messages through electronic communication service and sending false messages to cheat, mislead or deceive people or to cause annoyance to them is punishable. It is obligatory on Daijiworld to provide the IP address and other details of senders of such comments, to the authority concerned upon request.

Hence, sending offensive comments using daijiworld will be purely at your own risk, and in no way will Daijiworld.com be held responsible.
 
Security Validation
Enter the characters in the image above
 
 
Published by Daijiworld Media Pvt Ltd Mangalore
Editor-in-chief : Walter Nandalike


Corporate Office :
Daijiworld Residency,
Airport Road, Bondel Post,
Mangalore - 575 008
Karnataka India
Telephone : +91-824-2982023
City Office :
First Floor,
Divya Deepa Arcade,
Bendorewell, Kankanady,
Mangalore - 575 002
Karnataka India
Telephone : +91-824-4259372
e-mail   General enquiry: office@daijiworld.com, News & Info : news@daijiworld.com

Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | About Us
Copyright ©2001 - 2014. All rights reserved.
Our Franchise Offices
Kishoo Enterprises, Maithri Complex, 3rd Floor,
Udupi Service Bus Stand, Udupi, Karnataka. Pin 576101
Telephone : 0091-820-4295571
e-mail : udupi@daijiworld.com
Daijiworld Middle East FZE
P.O.Box: 84772, Dubai, UAE
Tel: 971-50-6597629  Fax: 971-4-2639207
Email: dubai@daijiworld.com
There has been a database error. Technical Support has already been notified. You will be informed when this issue is resolved. Thank you for your patience!