About The Person
Dr. Shah comes from Mumbai, India, and graduated from the University of Pennsylvania, USA, with her Bachelor‘s in Neuroscience (with Distinctions) & Master‘s in Biotechnology. After a PhD in Parkinson’s disease at the Max-Delbrück-Centrum, Berlin, (defending summa cum laude) she took over the management of an international PhD Program (BRIDGE). Thereafter, she did her post-doc on Alzheimer’s disease at Piramal Imaging GmbH, Berlin, and presently heads the Department of Science at Alpha-Telemed, Berlin, focusing on telemedicine in Parkinson’s disease. She speaks 8 languages, has travelled to 45 countries, participated in over 100 races (running/swimming) and is President of the Penn Alumni Club of Germany.