Dr Alice Howarth graduated from the University of Otago, New Zealand with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery in 2009. She then travelled to Sydney, accepting a position at Westmead Hospital, NSW in 2010, which lead onto a Paediatric Dental residency in 2011. Alice has also worked both in New Zealand and the Northern Territory for several years practising with an interest in Paediatric Dentistry, which included working in rural and remote communities.
Dr Alice completed the clinical component of her specialist training in Paediatric Dentistry at the Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Adelaide in 2017. Her thesis has focused on identifying risk factors for the development of oral mucositis in paediatric oncology patients.
Dr Alice has also enjoyed working as a clinical tutor in Paediatric Dentistry with 7 years of teaching experience. She has taught at the University of Sydney, James Cook University and the University of Adelaide.