On WikiAnswers, we are happy (and extremely fortunate) to have a number of physicians and other health care professionals from around the world volunteering their time and knowledge to our growing community. Whether it’s a question about the common cold and associated remedies to much more complex issues such as undiagnosed disorders and diseases, there is usually a talented, highly experienced individual on board ready to volunteer an answer. This week’s Featured Contributor, Dr. Nancy Malik, is a member of this prestigious group – participating on WikiAnswers since early 2008. A homeopath physician, Dr. Malik is a leading credentialed Medical Professional; a specialist with a national clientele and a practice spanning over six years in the medical health care industry. With experience treating a large variety of medical disorders, both acute and chronic, her patient care emphasis is on prevention and empowerment through lifestyle modification and self-care.
Here’s more on this amazing individual:
What is your WikiAnswers user name?
Are you a Floating or Category Supervisor?
Category Supervisor: Homeopathy
Where do you live?
India, Gurgaon, Haryana – Been living in Gurgaon since July 2005
Where did you grow up?
I grew up in India, Chandigarh. I spent my childhood and youth in Chandigarh. Chandigarh is known for its beauty, cleanliness, serenity and good infrastructure.
What are some of your past and present occupation(s)?
Oct. 2005-Present: Visiting Doctor to Institute of Technology & Management, Sector-23A, Gurgaon; Private Practice, Advanced Homeopathy Health Clinic, Sector 23, Gurgaon
Sept. 2004- July 2005: Visiting Doctor to Hindustan College of Science & Technology, Mathura
March 2004-June 2004: Medical Officer in Homeopathic Medical College and Hospital, Chandigarh,
April 2003-March 2004: House Physician, Dr. Castro’s Homeopathy Research Centre, Chandigarh http://www.drcastrohcrc.com/index_next.aspx
Sept. 2002-Feb 2003: Physician under Helping Hand Trust, Chandigarh
What is your key area of knowledge or expertise?
How you became interested: I have always wanted to help people and be kind to them in their distress. So, being a physician was the best option I had.
How you learned: I did extensive education, specialized degree and training, by doing Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery (BHMS) (a regular full-time 5.5 years of medical degree course) from prestigious ‘Homeopathic Medical College and Hospital’, Chandigarh. I passed out in January 2003 with flying colours and stood 3rd in the final BHMS exam.
Why you enjoy this: It gives me a sense of fulfillment.
Do you have any special interests or hobbies?
What do you like to do for recreation?
Spending quality time with the family
What is your educational background?
B.H.M.S., Homeopathic Medical College and Hospital, Chandigarh, Punjab Council, Jan 2003
Thesis Title: Mental picture of NOSODES
Would you care to share some random facts about yourself?
- Expert at safecure.net
- Expert at justanswers.com
- Expert at selfgrowth.com
- Expert at LivePerson.com
- Ex-Expert at allexperts.com
- Ex-counselor at sitagita.com
Do you own any collections?
I had small Web page at Dr. Nancy Malik.
What are some accomplishments you are proud of?
Do you have any special goals or dreams?
To contribute my little bit to make the Science of Homeopathy well respected and more accessible to the world today.
What brought you to WikiAnswers?
I found WikiAnswers when searching for something on the Internet.
What keeps you coming back to WikiAnswers?
Now it’s an addiction!
What is your favorite WikiAnswers activity?
My favorite activities are Supervising the ‘Homeopathy‘ category and answering questions.
How would you describe yourself or personality?
I don’t know, but my patients recognise me as a tolerant listener and compassionate physician.