Steph Hibburt hopes to bridge gap for access to health in rural areas

Lillian Altman
Updated September 11 2022 - 11:40am, first published 9:30am
Steph Hibburt is studying the rural medical pathway course at La Trobe University which is only open for rural and regional residents.

I want it to be normal for rural students to see medicine as a career option.

- Steph Hibburt

Steph Hibburt hopes to bridge the gap for access to health in rural and metropolitan areas and is the only student from the south-west to study a new rural medicine course in Bendigo.

Lillian Altman

Lillian Altman


Lillian is an experienced journalist who joined Warrnambool Standard in late 2021. She has a particular interest in writing stories on the arts and culture, health, education, breaking news, police stories, as well as human interest and profiles.

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