Eliza Mountcastle Shah studied neuroscience and Harvard University receiving her PhD in Genetics and Neurodevelopment in 1996. She has special expertise in organizational behavior and productive reasoning. As a post doctoral fellow at Johns Hopkins Medical Institutes, her research was in the area of Genetics and Public Policy, in particular, technology transfer from Academia to Application and the role of Media in translating Scientific Discoveries for the General Public.
With Paresh, her husband, she is co-founder of Glimpulse, a wellness company that celebrates and facilitates the Giving Loving Impulse! Eliza is deeply studied in human transformational practices. She has been active in Hospice care for 20 years. She is a contemplative Musician specializing in voice and harp music delivery as a palliative care modality and an Ambassador of the Chalice of Repose School of Music Thanatology. Eliza has been married for 29 years and is the mother of four.