Student with cerebral palsy calls out med school 'disability bias'

There should be at least 10 places a year for aspiring doctors with disabilities, she says

An aspiring medical student with cerebral palsy is petitioning for medical schools to create an alternative entry pathway for those with disabilities.

Jerusha Mather
Jerusha Mather is undertaking a Bachelor of Biomedical Sciences (Honours) in Melbourne. Photo: Sydney Star Observer

Jerusha Mather, from Melbourne, claims doctors with disabilities are poorly represented in the profession and she wants medical schools to