Dr. Nausheen Hamid

Member National Assembly

2018-2023

• Graduated from Dow Medical College in 1986 with Gold Medal & Distinction in Biochemistry.
• Remained on merit list in all Four Professional Exams.

• St. Joseph’s College, Karachi, Pakistan

• Mama Parsi Girls’ Secondary School
Class of 1976 · Karachi, Pakistan

• Sacred heart School Karachi
Class of 1971 · Karachi, Pakistan

CyberSoft Integrated Geoinformatics, Inc.
Chief operating officer · 2010 to present · Lahore, Pakistan

Business and Professional Women
General Secretary · 2006 to 2017 · Lahore, Pakistan

Member National Assembly of Pakistan since August 2018
• Ex-Member of Provincial Assembly Punjab, 1st June, 2013 to 31st May, 2018
• Member of Standing Committee in Punjab Assembly for Health and Gender Mainstreaming, 2013 to 2018
• Elected as Member, Provincial Assembly of the Punjab in general elections 2013 against one of the seats reserved for women
• Legislator in Punjab Assembly from 2013 to 2018.
• Ex-Member of Provincial Assembly Punjab, 1st June, 2013 to 31st May, 2018
• Member Standing Committee for Health, Punjab Assembly
• Member Parliamentary Taskforce for SDGs, Punjab Assembly
• Member Legislators Core Group for WASH (Water Sanitation and Hygiene)

Medical Doctor by profession. Attained MBBS Degree from Dow Medical College, Karachi in 1986 with Gold Medal & distinction in Biochemistry. Remained on the merit list in all four Professional Exams. My professional education has greatly aided me in acquiring a firm grip over the issues of basic health and nutrition faced by Pakistan. The following responsibilities further reinforced my understanding of challenges in health care system, nutrition & food security and provided insight to reform and change in health policy needed.

Associate with organizations working for rights of children, women, transgender, persons with disabilities and brick kiln workers. Submitted following private member bills in Punjab Assembly:
• Violence against Women
• Transgender Rights

Submitted various resolutions pertaining to human rights successfully passed by Punjab Assembly.

Working with various organizations to address micronutrient deficiency through food fortification. Helping create awareness through print media by writing articles related to nutrition.

Represented Pakistan at various national and international forums as a Member of Parliament.

Member of National Assembly and Federal Parliamentary Secretary NHSR&C
Member Parliamentary Taskforce for SDGs, National Assembly.

Represented Pakistan in meeting of Regional Parliamentary Working Group on Universal Health Coverage. The group is organised by World Health Organisation where Parliamentarians from 22 countries of Eastern Mediterranean Region have come together to find ways to implement Universal Health Coverage in their countries in Beirut Lebanon.

Represented Pakistan in 139th IPU Assembly Geneva. Delegates from 157 countries across the world participated.