Global Health & Health Policy

Sunil Amrith

Sunil Amrith

Director, Center for History and Economics; Faculty Associate (on leave 2017–2018); Harvard Academy Senior Scholar.
Mehra Family Professor of South Asian Studies, Department of South Asian Studies; Professor of History, Department of History, Harvard University.

Research interests: Transregional movement of people, ideas, and institutions; history of public health and poverty; the history of migration; environmental history; and South and Southeast Asia.

1 Bow Street, 3rd floor
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 496-5697
Jason Beckfield

Jason Beckfield

Executive Committee; Faculty Associate; Chair, Weatherhead Initiative on Gender Inequality. Chair; Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology, Harvard University.

Research interests: Impact of European integration on economic inequality and the welfare state; the evolution of the network structure of international organizations; and the social determinants of health inequalities.

WJH 550
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-3895
Lisa Berkman

Lisa Berkman

Faculty Associate. Thomas D. Cabot Professor of Public Policy and of Epidemiology; Director, Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.

Research interests: Examining the role of social conditions and social and economic policies in shaping patterns of population health and aging.

9 Bow St
Cambridge MA 02138
p: (617) 495-8498
Jacqueline Bhabha

Jacqueline Bhabha

Faculty Associate. Professor of the Practice of Health and Human Rights, Department of Global Health and Population;
Director of Research, François-Xavier Bagnoud Center for Health and Human Rights, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health; Jeremiah Smith Jr. Lecturer on Law, Harvard Law School.

Research interests: Migration and human rights; child protection; adolescent resilience and positive deviance; and stigma, discrimination, and resilience within Europe’s Roma community.

651 Huntington Avenue, 7th floor
Boston, MA 02115
p: (617) 432-1177
David Bloom

David Bloom

Faculty Associate (on leave 2017–2018). Clarence James Gamble Professor of Economics and Demography, Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.

Research interests: Labor economics, health, demography, and the environment; linkages between health status and economic growth; the effects of population change on economic development; and the determinants of wages.

665 Huntington Avenue
Building 1-1110B
Boston, MA 02115
p: (617) 432-4056
Filipe Campante

Filipe Campante

Faculty Associate. Associate Professor of Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School.

Research interests: Politics, inequality and redistribution; media and politics; education and political participation; and population and politics.

79 JFK Street
L203
Cambridge, MA 02138
f: (617) 496-8753
p: (617) 384-7968
Amitabh Chandra

Amitabh Chandra

Faculty Associate. Professor of Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School.

Research interests: Technology and expenditure growth in health care; the economics of neonatal health and cardiovascular care; the measurement of elderly well-being in India; and the links between antibiotic resistance and provider quality for slum dwellers.

79 JFK Street
L114
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 496-7356
Ann  Forsyth

Ann Forsyth

Faculty Associate (on leave spring 2018). Professor of Urban Planning, Department of Urban Planning and Design, Harvard Graduate School of Design.

Research interests: The social aspects of physical planning with a focus on suburbs and creating healthy places.

48 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 496-3587
Byron J. Good

Byron J. Good

Faculty Associate. Professor, Social Anthropology Program, Department of Anthropology, Harvard University; Professor of Medical Anthropology, Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School.
Research interests: Medical and psychiatric anthropology; culture theory; Indonesia; global mental health with a focus on Southeast and East Asia; and humanitarian interventions in post conflict settings.
641 Huntington Avenue
Room 315
Boston, MA 02115
p: (617) 496-4863
Mary-Jo DelVecchio Good

Mary-Jo DelVecchio Good

Faculty Associate. Professor of Global Health and Social Medicine, Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School, and Department of Sociology, Harvard University.
Research interests: Comparative studies of culture, medicine, and psychiatry; global health; political subjectivity in Indonesia; Islamic societies; and postcolonial disorders.
641 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115
f: (617) 432-2565
p: (617) 432-0715
Susan Greenhalgh

Susan Greenhalgh

Faculty Associate. John King and Wilma Cannon Fairbank Professor of Chinese Society; Professor of Anthropology, Social Anthropology Program, Department of Anthropology, Harvard University.
Research interests: Social studies of science, technology, and medicine; anthropology of the state, governance, and public policy; critical weight studies; politics of reproduction and population/life itself; gender studies; modernity and globalization; socialism and postsocialism; and People's Republic of China, Taiwan, selected interests in US society.
21 Divinity Avenue
308 Tozzer
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-7826
William Hsiao

William Hsiao

Faculty Associate. K. T. Li Professor of Economics, Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.
Research interests: Health and economic development; comparative health policy; and health sector reforms around the world.
124 Mount Auburn Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
f: (617) 496-8833
p: (617) 496-8850
Arthur Kleinman

Arthur Kleinman

Faculty Associate.
Esther and Sidney Rabb Professor, Department of Anthropology, Harvard University; Victor and William Fung Director, Asia Center, Harvard University; Professor of Medical Anthropology in Global Health and Social Medicine;
Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School.

Research interests: Eldercare in China and Asia as a whole; values in the professions in Asian societies; and trust and distrust in the doctor-patient relationship in China.

Department of Anthropology
21 Divinity Ave
Tozzer Anthropology Building, 414
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-3846
Michael Kremer

Michael Kremer

Faculty Associate (on leave spring 2018). Gates Professor of Developing Societies, Department of Economics, Harvard University.

Research interests: Economic development and growth; incentives for the development of vaccines for developing countries; and migration.

Littauer
M-20
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-9145
Jennifer Leaning

Jennifer Leaning

Faculty Associate. François-Xavier Bagnoud Professor of the Practice of Health and Human Rights, Department of Global Health and Population;
Director, François-Xavier Bagnoud Center for Health and Human Rights, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health; Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School.

Research interests: Medical human rights and international humanitarian law; humanitarian crises and public health practice; civilian protection and human security in conflict settings; and environmental effects of war.

651 Huntington Avenue
7th floor
Boston, MA 02115
p: (617) 432-0656