Begum graduated from the Doctor of Physiotherapy program at The University of Melbourne in 2016 after moving to Australia from Toronto, Canada. In combination with her bachelor degree in Kinesiology, she is a strong believer of combining exercise therapy and manual techniques to help her clients to be pain free and achieve their goals. She is also currently working as a physiotherapist in several aged care facilities.
Begum has a strong passion for sports physiotherapy, having worked with athletes at local and state level.
She has a keen interest in acute sports injuries and sports rehabilitation, from years of providing sideline care to local AFL footy and state level soccer teams. In her time spent abroad, Begum gained experience at Shanghai Sunshine Rehabilitation Center with a focus on orthopaedic rehabilitation, both pre- and post- surgery.
Begum is an avid traveler. In her free time, she enjoys exploring all that Melbourne has to offer, practicing her photography skills, and keeping active whether it’s playing tennis, going for a bike ride or climbing mountains.