Dr. Jennifer Archibald grew up in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. She graduated from University of Western Ontario with an Honors Kinesiology degree in London, Ontario, which is under three hours away from Ann Arbor. Jennifer studied Dental Assisting at George Brown College in Toronto and then went back to complete her Doctorate of Dental Surgery (DDS) at the University of Western Ontario. She received numerous awards in her studies, including the Alpha Omega International Scholarship for Highest Academic Standing, American Academy of Periodontology Award, and the Dentistry Prize for Professionalism and Ethics. Dr. Archibald participated in several research projects in dental school, and has presented her research at Canadian and American dental conferences.