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Dr Ronx Ikharia
Doctor and TV Presenter
Dr Ronx is an Accident and Emergency doctor and part time TV presenter. They describe themself as a queer, black, androgynous intersectional feminist.
They self-funded their way through Medical School after leaving home in their teenage years. During this time they worked part time in retail, fashion modelled, and danced in music videos to sustain their progression through medical school. They graduated from Kings College Medical School in 2011.
Dr Ronx lives and works in Hackney, London and is extremely community-focused. They volunteer the time to give inspirational talks using their life experience to encourage and inspire young people to think about their desired future careers positively. Their motto is “You cannot be, what you do not see”.
In addition to the inspirational talks, Dr Ronx carries out one-to-one and small group sessions with young people with a desire to attend Medical School. They have given interview technique mentoring and signposted young people to work experience opportunities.