Medical Officer – Danica Xie
- RAHMS Rural Health Club
- Medical student
- University of New South Wales
Having grown up in the New England and Northern Tablelands regions of NSW and spent the other half of her life in Sydney, Danica is passionate about rural life and medicine. She is currently a medical student at the Port Macquarie rural campus of the University of New South Wales and intends to practise in a district of workforce shortage where she can also train the next generation of rural doctors. In the past four years, she has been a dedicated member of UNSW’s rural health club, the Rural Allied Health and Medical Society (RAHMS) and is this year’s outgoing President. She has also served as RAHMS’ Clinical Skills Director, RAHMS’ Publicity Officer, the Social Media Officer for the Australian Medical Students Journal, and is passionate about the opportunity to take national rural advocacy to a new height.