KQED Radio Staff
Outreach Coordinator, The California Report
Shuka Kalantari is a health and culture reporter living in the Bay Area. She is outreach coordinator for KQED Public Radio's The California Report. Shuka's focus is in health disparities, policy and mental health, with a particular emphasis on Middle Eastern and Latino communities in California. A Philosophy and Spanish Studies graduate from the University of California, Santa Cruz, she received a Master's degree in Multimedia Health and Medicine Reporting from The City University of New York (CUNY) Graduate School of Journalism in 2007.