Dr. Shahpar Najmabadi received a Masters of Science in Midwifery from the Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences in Tehran, Iran in 1993. She earned her Masters of Public Health at the University of Utah and 2012 with a Certificate in Global Health and continued on to obtain a PhD in Public Health at 2019. The title of her dissertation was “Self-observed characteristics of menstrual cycles in women with normal fertility: A pooled analysis of 3 cohorts.” She received a Certificate in Women Health in 2016. Dr. Najmabadi previously worked as a Research Coordinator for the University of Utah, Division of Public health, a Consultant for the National Committee for Quality Assurance in Washington, DC in 2016, and a Research Analyst in the Office of Cooperative Reproductive Health at the University of Utah. She works as a Post-Doc Research Associate in the Department of Family and Preventive Medicine at the University of Utah and has been a Research Analyst for the Center for Research on Migration and Refugee Integration at the University of Utah since 2016.