Dr. Sandra Bennett is a public health dentist and epidemiologist with experience in public health policy formulation, implementation, and evaluation. In addition to her clinical practice in the public and private healthcare sectors, she has also worked in research and academia. During her career with the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, her work largely focused on oral health and child/youth health. She now works as a healthcare consultant.
She has volunteered for a number of charities, including serving on the Family Selection Committee of Habitat for Humanity, Toronto.
Dr. Bennett holds a Master of Science degree, a Diploma in Dental Public Health, and a Diploma in Gerontology from the University of Toronto, Canada, and a Bachelor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Otago, New Zealand.