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Shirin Heidari

Occupation

Senior Fellow in Residence at the Global Health Centre at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies

Dr. Shirin Heidari is Senior Fellow in Residence at the Global Health Centre at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva. Most recently, Dr. Heidari was the Executive Director of Reproductive Health Matters, and Editor-in-Chief of its peer-reviewed journal. Dr. Heidari is a gender-equality and human rights advocate. As a member of Council of European Association of Science Editors 2012-2018, she established and co-chaired a Gender Policy Committee, leading the development of the SAGER guidelines, encouraging researchers to address the gender bias in research.