Zafar is a PhD student in Health economics and a research associate in the collaboration for outcome research and evaluation centre at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver. He has a M.Sc. in Mathematics from University of British Columbia and a B.Sc. in Electrical engineering from Tehran Polytechnic University. He is enjoying applying the stochastic mathematical and statistical concepts to model the existing dynamical systems in health-care. He also dedicates some of his academic life time to the world of data science and data analysis. Outside of academia he enjoys listening and playing music and hanging out with friends.