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Muhammad Zafar Iqbal, Ph.D.

Research Scientist

Zafar is a Research Scientist at Acuity where he contributes to the development of test content and improvement of practices and procedures. He also conducts research in collaboration with internal teams and external partners to ensure that our Casper test is evidence-based, scientifically sound, reliable, and valid.

He completed his postdoctoral fellowship at McGill University, Canada, and earned a PhD in health professions education from Maastricht University, the Netherlands. He has over 10 years of academic experience, primarily focused on the continuous improvement of assessment practices. His areas of research interest include assessment practices, competency-based medical education, faculty development, and co-creation.