Shailja Tiku, a medical doctor and doctoral student at UWM, is using her platform as Wisconsin’s representative in the Mrs. International competition to talk about mental health and illness prevention.Read More
WPHA Member Shailja Tiku is working towards Mrs. International 2019 - by setting her sights on breaking the stigma around mental health and improving care for those living with mental illness.
Read below her summary about her journey to Mrs. International 2019 - WPHA is proud to have a member like Shailja!Read More
In her interview with “The Dispatch”, Shailja discusses how she intends to showcase and feature her heritage, and what drove her to competing on an international platform.
Read more about her interview with “The Dispatch” below.Read More
An alumni of the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse , Tiku was featured in the "UW-La Crosse Lantern" on her continued work on mental health and role as Mrs. Wisconsin International.
Read more about her experience at UW-La Crosse and the faculty and mentors who spurred her to strive higher.Read More
In a phone interview with India’s Jammu Links News, Shailja Tiku talks about her platform for Mrs. International Competition, and what it means to be a woman of Indian ancestry, representing her culture and her country of origin, and to be a mentor for girls who need inspiration.Read More