Parsa Balalaie is a research data analyst at the Upstream Lab. He holds a Master of Science in Neuroscience from Queen’s University and a Bachelor of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Sharif University of Technology in Iran. Parsa specialized in bio-signal processing and machine learning, focusing on utilizing AI and data analytics to discover patterns in brain activity. At Upstream Lab, Parsa is dedicated to promoting health equity and addressing social determinants of health through innovative data analysis and research. His interest in digital health and technology innovation and his vision of leveraging AI to enhance healthcare services and outcomes attracted him to the lab.