Dr. Dharshikha Muthuthevar has more than 7 years of clinical experience in healthcare both in the USA and Canada. She is a medical graduate from Saint James School of Medicine with a special interest in the community and public health. While at Dalhousie University elective training, she developed a strong interest in research and co-authored a paper on management of type 2 Diabetes. Later she completed a post graduate diploma in Pharmaceutical and Bio-Pharmaceutical Clinical Research at North American College of Pharmaceutical Technology. Since then she has worked as a clinical research instructor, family counselor, and a community outreach worker. She looks forward to contributing to community health research and also to humanitarian efforts.