I am an epidemiologist and physician trained in internal medicine and pediatrics who conducts implementation science research on strategies to improve the delivery of evidence-based healthcare interventions in settings of extreme poverty. The focus of my research is in rural Nepal with a non-profit healthcare company I co-founded, Possible. Over the last seven years, Possible has delivered care to over 500,000 patients through a public-private partnership with the Nepali government.
Steven C. and Carmella R. Kletjian Professor of Global Health and Social Medicine in the field of Global Surgery, Professor of Surgery
John G. Meara is the director of the Program in Global Surgery and Social Change in the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine at Harvard Medical School and is chairman of the executive committee of the Harvard Plastic Surgery Training Program. Dr. Meara serves as the chief of the Department of Plastic & Oral Surgery at Boston Children's Hospital.
Principal Associate in Global Health and Social Medicine
Dr. Miller earned her MPH from Boston University and holds a PhD in epidemiology from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. As part of the Global Health Research Core, Dr. Miller is the lead epidemiologist and analyst for research projects in Madagascar, Malawi, Rwanda, Tomsk, Russian Federation, and Peru. She is the co-founder and co-chair of the Global Health Delivery Partnership’s Working Group on Early Child Development. Dr. Miller co-developed a course with Dr.
Christine Mitchell, MS, MTS, is associate director of clinical ethics in the Division of Medical Ethics. She developed and runs an annual Harvard bioethics course, leads the monthly Harvard Ethics Consortium, teaches in the ethics fellowship program, and organized and co-chairs with Bob Truog the Ethics Leadership Council for the Harvard teaching hospitals and health care facilities. Her current research, with Judy Johnson and Bob Truog, is focused on evaluation of ethics consultation at Harvard hospitals (TEECH).
Associate Professor of Global Health and Social Medicine
Dr. Mitnick graduated cum laude from the University of Rochester in 1988 with a B.A. in political science and French. She spent 1986-1987 in Paris, France, studying at L’Institut d’Etudes Politiques and L’Université de Paris IV. In 1996, she received a masters in international health epidemiology and ecology from the Harvard School of Public Health, and in 2001 she completed a doctor of science degree in international health epidemiology and ecology, also at the Harvard School of Public Health.
Lecturer on Global Health and Social Medicine, Part-time
Dr. Montello is assistant professor in the history and philosophy of medicine at the University of Kansas School of Medicine. She teaches narrative methods in clinical ethics and mentors Harvard trainees and students on narrative methods, medical humanities, and literature and medicine. She participates in the Division of Medical Ethics and in the Brigham and Women's Hospital Residency Program in Primary Care and Population Health.
Ronda Stryker and William Johnston Professor of Global Health
Dr. Murray is professor of global health and social medicine in the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine and associate professor of medicine in the Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, and professor of epidemiology at Harvard School of Public Health. Dr.