Shanti graduated from the Rajiv Gandhi University of Heath Sciences, India in 2002, worked in Malaysian hospitals for four years and then migrated to Australia in 2007. She trained at Westmead Hospital and St Vincent’s hospital, with rotations to the Children’s Hospital Westmead, Nepean Hospital and Douglas Hanly Moir pathology in New South Wales obtaining her fellowship with the Royal Australian College of Pathologists in 2015. She joined Southern Sun Pathology in 2015 having always had a great interest in dermapathology.