Shekoufeh Nikfar holding Pharmacy Doctorate and MPH, PhD of Pharmacoeconomics and Pharmaceutical administration is assistant professor at Iranian Ministry of Health. She is advisor of Iran national regulatory affairs. She is author of more than 75 papers and contributed to 9 books in the field of Toxicoepidemiology and Phamacoepidemiology. She is specially working in health and pharmaceutical systems managements in terms of efficacy and cost of medicines. She is also expert in disease models studies. She has been awarded as one of the top women scientists by TWAS-TWOWS-Scopus in the field of Medicine in 2009.

Her main research interests include Toxicoepidemiology Phamacoepidemiology Pharmaceutical System Management Health Management Disease Model Studies