Board of Directors and Executive Team

Meet the people behind the scene

Ali Lotfizadeh, MD, MPH

Ali Lotfizadeh, MD, MPH

Founder and CEO - Board Member

Ali Lotfizadeh completed his medical training at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and his Master of Public Health at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. In addition to his work with PASHA, he has served as a healthcare consultant in numerous capacities. He has also been involved in several research initiatives studying the epidemiology of diseases in developing countries.

Ashkan Morim, MPH

Ashkan Morim, MPH

Founder and Secretary/Treasurer - Board Member

Ashkan Morim received his undergraduate degree at UCLA and completed a Master of Public Health at the University of Southern California. In addition to his work with PASHA, Ashkan has been involved in global health initiatives internationally in Zambia. He is currently a third year medical student at Pennsylvania State University.

Nima Gharavi, MD, PhD

Nima Gharavi, MD, PhD

Founder - Board Member

Nima Gharavi is a graduate of the Medical Scientist Training Program where he obtained his MD and PhD degrees. He subsequently completed residency training in dermatology and a fellowship in procedural dermatology/Mohs micrographic surgery at UCLA. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology and a member of the American College of Mohs Surgery. Dr. Gharavi also teaches Mohs micrographic surgery and advanced facial reconstruction to medical students and residents at UCLA