Shaaji is an Alumni Leiden University Student, previously a medical doctor at the cardiology department of HMC Westeinde and HMC Bronovo in Den Haag. She successfully completed her research elective at Boston Children’s Hospital, which concluded with a poster presentation at Harvard University. Currently, she is working at the nephrology department of Southend University Hospital and she is the CEO and lead organizer of Kan Do Med BMAT Courses.