Dr Zen Yap graduated from the University of Adelaide after completing her medical school in 2008. She obtained postgraduate qualifications in the Diploma of Child Health (Women’s & Children’s Hospital, Adelaide) and was awarded highest score in 2017 (GPA 7.0) when she graduated with the Graduate Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety Management (University of South Australia).
Zen is an occupational physician registrar with the Australasian Faculty of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (AFOEM) in her later stages of training.
Due to her keen interest in occupational medicine, she has also completed a Certificate in Clinical Occupational Medicine (Monash University, Melbourne) and regularly attends conferences and meetings in occupational medicine.
Zen has work experience in the field of Rehabilitation Medicine, Intensive Care Unit, Emergency Medicine, Paediatrics, General Practice and various medical & surgical specialities. She has also worked as the medical advisor for the Department of Communities and Social Inclusions (DCSI).
When not at work, Zen enjoys spending time with her family, baking and gardening.