Paul Sharma is the Manager, Chronic Disease and Injury Prevention with Peel Public Health. Before Peel, Paul was the Manager of the Oral Health programs at Middlesex-London Health Unit and previously Manager in the Department of Oral Health at the Hastings & Prince Edward Counties Health Unit. Paul currently sits on the Executive of Ontario Association of Public Health Dentistry (OAPHD) serving as President. As well, Paul sits on the Association of Local Public Health Agencies (alPHa) Board of Directors representing OAPHD. Paul’s first position in healthcare was working as a registered dental hygienist in Toronto primarily providing services to individuals living with HIV. Paul has also been involved in dental hygiene education in teaching and management capacity. Paul has completed his Masters of Science in Dental Public Health from King’s College, University of London in London, England.