'I never gave up wanting to be a doctor'
DOCTORS WITH DISABILITY
A new campaign group is helping doctors with disabilities break down barriers. In a special series, three founders share their stories.
In this piece, Dr Dinesh Palipana recounts his journey following a near-fatal car crash.
I had a car accident in 2010 during my third year of medicine when driving home on the motorway. I almost died that night, watching my life flash by. I was made a quadriplegic and spent several days in the ICU fighting for my life. I fractured the C6/7