Ziynet Ophan graduated from Izmir Ege University School of Nursing in Turkey She has been employed in the Internal Medicine ICU and Anesthesiology and Reanimation ICU at Izmir Ataturk Training and Research Hospital.
Ms. Orhan also launched campaigns and founded the Life Initiative, a Turkey NGO for refugee children fleeing the war in Syria.
Through her humanitarian assistance, Ziynet has collaborated with the Switzerland-based aid organization MedVint working in refugee camps in Izmir, Turkey..
In 2023 following the devastating earthquake in Turkey and Syria, Ziynet joined Global Outreach Doctors and traveled the entire country to interview and identify hospitals in need of financial aid. With Ziynet’s assistance, GoDocs was able to deliver a $300,000 USD to several damaged and understaffed, low resourced hospitals in the region.