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Karen Milford

State doctor, bad runner, mom-in-training

Karen is a Paediatric Surgeon-in-training. She lives in Cape Town with her husband and two small children, and has worked as a clinician for the Department of Health for just over a decade. She is an occasional writer, and has written columns for the Daily Maverick, Mail & Guardian Thought Leader Blog, and on Medium. She writes about parenthood, life as a doctor and whatever else catches her fancy.