November 30, 2020

Allan M. Brandt

Brandt has been elected to the Institute of Medicine of the National Academy of Sciences and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. His recent work is focused on the impact of stigma on patients and health outcomes. He is also the co-creator and instructor of the Harvard undergraduate course “Confronting COVID-19: Science, History, Policy.”

Dr. Brandt has been an active member of HGHI’s Steering Committee for many years, and he has a deep interest in global health. As the Interim Director, Brandt will ensure that HGHI continues to be a place where the diverse resources of Harvard are brought together to address critical health issues.