Shida is a passionate Oral Health Therapist graduating from the University of Newcastle in 2011 in BOH and in Therapy in 2018. Along with working clinically in private practice, she is the Industry Partnership Officer for the Dental Hygienist Association of Australia, organising Continuing Professional Development events and sponsorship.
Her love for the dental field started as a dental nurse in 2007. More recently, she started her own business Dental On-Demand in mobile dentistry, providing dental services to the much-needed areas in aged care facilities, child care centres and home visits. She has a passion for preventative healthcare and oral health promotion. She aims to aid families to create healthy habits and encourage positive dental behaviours.