Shahrzad is Program Director for ColdTrace at Nexleaf Analytics. She oversees the implementation and operations of cold chain monitoring technologies currently active in 10 countries across Asia and Africa to monitor and protect the supply chains for vaccines and agriculture. Her main focus is on the impact of cold chain monitoring technologies, carefully considering feedback from end users, and ensuring that data and analytics serve the needs of low- and middle-income countries (LMICs).
Shahrzad holds a MPH in Community Health Sciences with an emphasis on Global Health from University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). She received her B.S. in Public Health Sciences and B.A. in Psychology and Social Behavior from the University of California, Irvine. Her background in psychology and public health enables her to integrate the elements of behavior change and capacity building to create data-driven and responsive interventions.