Shefali Parekh grew up in Auckland, New Zealand and moved to Australia in 2014. During her Bachelor of Pharmacy degree she was elected as National Australian Pharmacy Students' Association (NAPSA) president in 2017. After graduating from Griffith University, Gold Coast campus and completing her internship at the Royal Hobart Hospital, Shefali is now employed as a Pharmacist at both Alfred Health and Austin Health.
Shefali is past-President of NAPSA and prior Director of Professional Development on the Board, with involvement in her local branch, VPSA.
Shefali is passionate about Mental Health awareness and the Pharmacy Industry as a whole, and since being a Pharmacy Student has agreed to share her voice and be a contributor to Raven's Recruitment as part of her efforts to raise the profile of these areas.