Shuka Kalantari

Shuka Kalantari is a San Francisco-based freelance reporter who was born in Iran and raised in Northern California. She covers health disparities with a focus on refugee and other immigrant communities for outlets including the BBC, Public Radio International, and KQED-San Francisco. She is a 2013 fellow with the International Center For Journalists, and her work has been recognized by the Society of Professional Journalists and New America Media in Northern California.