Dr Elke Pitters obtained her medical degree in Germany at the Christian Albrecht University Kiel in 2005 and that’s when she migrated to Sydney. Elke completed her Internship at the Base Hospital in Burnie, TAS and was a resident medical officer at Southern Health, VIC before returning to Sydney in 2011.
Elke trained as a Paediatrician at the Children’s Hospital Westmead from 2012-2021 and completed her training as a provisional fellow at Royal North Shore Hospital in 2022 when she gained her Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College for Physician. She has a special interest in paediatric complex care and palliative care. She completed her Diploma in Palliative Care in 2022.
Elke started working at the Northern Beaches Hospital in March 2023 as a Visiting Medical Officer.