Dr Bijal Sisodia- Shah is an award-winning dentist, recognized for her passion and abilities to help the most nervous of patients. She qualified from The Peninsula College of Dentistry and Medicine. Her academic achievements also include a Bachelor of Science Degree in Physiology from the University of Liverpool. She has trained within the fields of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Aesthetic dentistry. She has been involved in numerous international medical camps and has helped initiate UK health awareness projects for the homeless. Her passion is to make a sustainable difference within education and healthcare. She is Director of Dentistry for Better Lives foundation and is leading the team to create the very first dental teaching hospital in Sierra Leone.