Elika Upadhyay

Associate, Drug User Health

Elika Upadhyay (she/her/hers) is an associate on the Drug User Health team. She provides administrative and logistical support to the delivery of technical assistance and training to health departments and community-based organizations. Her work ensures the effective integration of harm reduction and drug user health approaches across teams and with external partners, while contributing experience in health communications and program design and evaluation. Elika is a former NASTAD Program Assistant, NASTAD Communication Intern, and Changeable Behavior Change Program Specialist. She is a graduate from the University of Georgia and holds a Bachelor of Science in Health Promotion & Behavior and minors in Global Health and Women Studies.