Leah Hobbs – The Australian Dental Council

Leah Hobbs

Leah Hobbs

Director

Leah Hobbs is an Oral Health Therapist with extensive experience in the public, private and academic sectors. She has qualifications in Oral Health Therapy, Public Health, Higher Education and Clinical Redesign with a focus on improving access to dental care for vulnerable populations.

Leah is passionate about increasing consumers’ oral health literacy and the provision of quality safe dental care. In 2015, Leah was awarded the inaugural Life Sciences Queensland Rose-Anne Kelso Commemorative Award, which recognises an individual female endeavours in the health and life sciences industry. Leah is a long-standing member with the Dental Hygiene Association of Australia and was awarded the 2018 DHAA Clinical Excellence Award for the use of clinical indicators in paediatric dental care to improve consumer outcomes.