Faculty, Staff, and Trainees


Vikram Patel, MBBS, PhD
Lab Director
The Pershing Square Professor of Global Health in the Blavatnik Institute's Department of Global Health and Social Medicine at Harvard Medical School

John Naslund, PhD
Lab Co-Director
Instructor in Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Program Staff

Program Manager
Lab Research Assistant
Kieon Samuel
Staff Assistant

London Hardy
Senior Grants Manager

Senior Affliliates

Shekhar Saxena, MD, FRCPsych
Senior Affiliate
Professor of the Practice of Global Mental Health at Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health

Giuseppe Raviola, MD, MPH
Senior Affiliate
Director of Program in Global Mental Health and Social Change at Harvard Medical School
Director of Mental Health for Partners In Health
Assistant Professor of Global Health and Social Medicine at Harvard Medical School

Post-Docs / Research Fellows / Visiting Trainees

Josh Chauvin, PhD
Visiting Scientist

Daiane Machado, PhD
Research Fellow

Anushka Patel. PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow

Davide Papola, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow

Sara Romero, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow

Tanya Tandon, PhD
Visiting Scholar

Project Staff

Natali Carmio, PsychD
Project Manager 

Jiayi Huang
Study Coordinator
iWellness Study

Sarah Taha
Student Research Assistant 

Jing-Jing Shen
Student Research Assistant

Saher Siddiqui
Student Research Assistant

Allison Tu
Student Research Assistant
MassCPR: Mental Health & COVID-19

Sheena Wood, RN
Research Assistant