Katy O'Neill is a Research Assistant in the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine at Harvard Medical School. In this role, she supports the Mental Health for All Lab and provides administrative support to Professor Vikhram Patel. Katy is currently working on the MassCPR-funded study to understand the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on graduate students' mental health.
Katy received her Masters in Public Health from Boston University, specializing in Global Health in 2019. Her primary research interests include the intersection of gender, interpersonal relationships and mental health. Prior to joining Harvard, Katy was the Financial Aid Officer at Boston University School of Theology and a part-time Research Assistant for the Global & Local Center for Mental Health Disparities at Boston University School of Medicine.