Some facts about the youngest active female physician in SA

Dr Thakgalo Thibela a 21-year-old is confirmed the youngest active female doctor in South Africa.

The spokesperson of the Health Practice Council of SA (HPCSA), Priscilla Sekhonyana confirmed the news on the IN Register.

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  1. Thakgalo is from the village of Violent Bank near Bushbukridge in Mpumalanga.
  2. She started primary school at age 6, at Farel Primary School, and she topped from Grade 1-6.
  3. She skipped Grade 7 to Lehlasedi high school, where she got promoted to grade 10.
  4. She finished high school with 7 distinctions at the age of 15.
  5. Thibela was awarded a bursary from the industrial Development Corporation(DC).
  6. The Doctor got admitted to Wits University at age 16. She enrolled for a 6 year degree in the Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery(MBBCH).
  7. Her academic excellence earned her the Golden Key International membership; a recognition fort students performing well academically in Universities globally.
  8. Dr. Thakgalo is currently doing her practical experiential learning at Helen Joseph hospital in Auckland Park, Johannesburg.
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