Elyas Bakhtiari

Elyas Bakhtiari

Elyas Bakhtiari

Ph.D Candidate

E-mail: elyas@bu.edu

BIO AND RESEARCH

Elyas Bakhtiari is a doctoral student in sociology. He received his B.A. in sociology from Trinity University in San Antonio. After graduating in 2004, he worked for five years as a journalist, primarily covering the health care industry. His research interests include medical sociology, race and ethnicity, social determinants of health, and immigration. Elyas is also a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow