'I am Hadiza': Doctors rally to raise $600k to help colleague fight ban

The UK paediatric registrar will appeal the High Court's ruling

Dr Hadiza Bawa-Garba, the UK paediatric registrar struck off after being convicted of the manslaughter of a six-year-old boy, will appeal her life ban thanks to a global crowdfunding campaign.

Under the banner of Team Hadiza, a group of doctors have rallied to raise over $615,000 in donations from around the world, including Australia, to help her legal defence.

She was convicted of manslaughter in 2015 over the death of Jack Adcock at a Leicester hospital in 2011. On the day the boy died, she had been covering the job of four doctors in a hospital system afflicted with