Shilpa Smith was “Born in India and has called Australia home since 2006. She initially trained and worked as a dental surgeon in India. Since moving to Australia, she has gained post graduate qualifications in Gerontology and works with the ageing population guiding them towards best aged care options when the time comes. Shilpa also works with family violence responders as a consultant to increase their cultural awareness knowledge base to better understand the effects of migration on a family. Shilpa has qualifications in training and assessment and heads the Aged care department for a reputed Registered Training Organisation. Shilpa wants SMRC to be the absolute source of information for Ageing in our culturally diverse society and empower our elderly to assert their rights towards positive ageing.