The feelings of exhaustion and overwhelming work surroundings have slowly grow to be the norm within the medical fraternity, which is why pushing most doctors to their breaking level. Alternative careers, previously seen as a relatively taboo among doctors, is now openly discussed about and pursued.
Hence, Medic Footprints aims to help the doctors uncover the alternatives that might interest them. Based in UK, Dr. Abeyna Jones and Sara Sabin founded the organization in 2014. They provide an online resource and career opportunities for doctors who wish to diversify their careers. Moreover, they also run networking events monthly with one large conference per year. These boundless opportunities have introduced doctors to a lot of growing sectors such as health-tech, corporate, business and many more.
On January 18, 2020, Medic Footprints had organized their FIRST EVER networking event in Malaysia. The event “Medic Footprints for Malaysia: Doctors Meet up” was held at Nestspace – Med and Health Tech Coworking – and featured inspiring stories from three doctors.