Posts by Siba Awad

What It’s Like to Be a Woman Doctor in Area C, Palestine

Dr. Fathiya is the head of Walajeh Clinic in Area C of the West Bank, Palestine.

Not only is Dr. Fathiya Misyef one of the leading OB/GYNs in Palestine, she is also a well-respected female doctor who heads the Al-Walajeh Clinic. Al-Walajeh is a small Palestinian village in Area C of the West Bank, some kilometers northwest of Bethlehem. I sat down with Dr. Fathiya to talk about life in the West…

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