Physician, Psychiatrist, Breast Cancer Survivor- Lifer, Mother, Speaker and Blogger
Dr. Uzma Yunus is a physician who has specialized in Psychiatry. She is also a Breast Cancer Survivor and Lifer. Her writings have been featured in The New York Times, Huffington Post and many other websites. She is currently working on her memoir, “Left Boob Gone Rogue” and you can read more of her writings at www.uzmamd.com. She writes about her experience with cancer and also of a physician patient on her blog.
Dr Yunus is actively involved in advocacy for other survivors and was named Ford Model of Courage 2016.
In her spare time, she likes to sketch and enjoy music. She is a mom to two beautiful children.
Dr. Yunus is originally from Pakistan and has been living in America for almost 20 years.