Elki is an 18-year-old first-year Indigenous medical student at the University of New South Wales aspiring to be a Paediatrician. As a Warumungu woman, Elki's continuous efforts to try and close the gap between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians is seen through her regular volunteering efforts in large community activities. Elki loves to travel and socialises with friends. However, you will often find her in dark spot reading a Harry Potter book.

A medical student’s reflection on DFTB17


Having the opportunity to attend the Don’t Forget the Bubbles conference as a first-year Indigenous medical student, I had no idea what to expect but I was excited and nervous regardless. I knew there would be a wide range of medical professionals with an array of knowledge which they were looking to build upon. I…