Prof. Dr. Sharbunisha belongs to a hereditary medical family. She was basically practicing Acupuncture and Homoeo following her father. When she was in Singapore in 1987 he came to know about acupuncture. But she couldn’t have the opportunity to practice acupuncture because of lack of awareness among the public about this system. She started acupuncture practice enthusiastically after the contact of prof. Dr. C. Abdulla Sehu who has dedicated his life to promoting this system, and she is the founder – president of Atama (All Tamil Nadu Acupuncture & Alternative Medical Association).