Farzanna Sherene Haffizulla, MD FACP is the former National President of the American Medical Women’s Association (AMWA) and served as the South Florida AMWA branch President and one of its founding officers. She graduated summa cum laude and with University Honors in Molecular Biology and Microbiology from the University of Central Florida. She attended medical school at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and finished her residency at the Cleveland Clinic Florida and the Cleveland Clinic Foundation in Ohio.
Her leadership vision is to build strong community, national and global networking by encouraging positive strides in healthcare, leadership, scholarship and academia and improving the synergy among health care and professional organizations. She is involved on many levels with AMWA including being the chair and founder for AMWA’s Preventive Services Task Force and served as the executive chair of the fundraising committee.
She currently teaches Honors Organic Chemistry to the pre-med seniors at American Heritage School and she is an Affiliate Clinical Assistant Professor of Biomedical Science at the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University and a Voluntary Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of Miami. She is also a primary scientific board member for Shulman Institutional Review Board. Dr. Haffizulla was chosen as a National Delegate, representing Florida for Drexel’s Institute for Women’s Health and Leadership’s Vision 2020 program and also serves as a Physician Ambassador for Broward County’s Department of Health promoting prevention of disease.
She founded and opened her own concierge, Internal Medicine hybrid private practice in 2008 after practicing in a traditional setting for 5 years. Her innovative, creative approach to medical practice allows her to efficiently fuse traditional clinical practice with technology. Her medical practice allows her to offer office visits, house calls and telemedicine to her patients. She describes her unique private practice on her personalized website: www.HousecallsMD.us. Dr. Haffizulla lives in South Florida with her husband Dr. Jason Haffizulla and their four children.
Hear her speak at the 8th World Medical Tourism & Global Healthcare Congress where she will speak on the topic of Wellness – Healthy Mind, Healthy Body, & Maintaining a Work-Life Balance.