srinagar: Health Officer, Srinagar Municipal Corporation, Dr Rubeena Shaheen has been deputed to Food Safety and Standards Authority of India(FSSAI) as its director (Technical). The selection for the post was done on all India level.
Dr Rubeena is a Ford Fellow and has done her MD in Microbiology from SKIMS. She also has a Masters Degree in Public Health (MPH) from Johns Hopkins University, USA, which is world’s top most university in the field of Medicine and Public health. She was posted as health officer twice.
Her honesty and dedication to work has won her many admirers. Her work, post 2014 floods, was considered exemplary.
She was given a very warm send off by all officers and employees of SMC, who wished her success in her new role at national level. On the occasion, she thanked all officers and employees of SMC for the encouragement and support they provided her during her two tenures in SMC.
Dr Rubeena handed over the charge of Health Officer SMC to Dr Sameena Maqbool.