Atlantic Fellow based at Tekano

Haseena Majid occupies many roles beyond her role as a clinician.

Within optometry, Majid serve as the KZN Regional Representative for members of the South African Optometric Association (SAOA) and serve as the chairperson of the committee tasked to review the role and scope of optometry aligned with the prescribed minimum benefit (PMB) guidelines.

In the broader health care setting, Haseena serve as a board member for a district hospital and as a civil society executive member for the uMgungundlovu District AIDS Council. She also serves as a executive member and as the health portfolio secretary for an NGO called the Active Citizen’s Movement, where she identifies areas of concern, or dysfunction within the district health system with a view to seek possible solutions through group effort and to facilitate the implementation of the same.