Doctors Who Have Won Top Beauty Pageants in the World

Miss Universe 2017 Winner Miss France Iris Mittenaere

A french beauty, who also happens to be a Dental Student, has been crowned as the new Miss Universe at a sparkling ceremony in the Philippines.

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Behold the new miss universe, Iris Mittenaere, who is also a final year Dental Surgery student in France.

She won the title at the competition’s final on Sunday, January 29, in Manila, Philippines.

She’s only the second Miss France to ever win the Miss Universe crown.

Iris is also the first European to take the crown since 2002.

And she is the first dentist ever to win a beauty pageant at a world level.

Background of  Iris Mittenaere

Mittenaere was born on 25 January 1993 in Lille, to Yves Mittenaere, a professor of history and geography, and Laurence Druart, a schoolteacher, and lecturer.

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Mittenaere attended school in Steenvoorde, where she lived with her mother. In 2011, she graduated lycée with a degree in science. After graduating, she moved back to Lille, where she attended Lille 2 University of Health and Law, studying dentistry.

Back Ground in Beauty Pageants

Miss France 2016

Mittenaere represented Nord-Pas-de-Calais at the Miss France 2016. On 19 December 2015, she was crowned Miss France by Miss France 2015 Camille Cerf in Lille.

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In the subsequent year, she appeared in the miss universe pageant representing France which she eventually won.


After winning Miss Universe Title, What’s her vision for dentistry?

Will she complete her dental degree and be a professional dentist?

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