Ashish Jha

Director, Harvard Global Health Institute

Ashish K. Jha, MD, MPH, faculty director of the Harvard Global Health Institute and the K.T. Li Professor of Global Health at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, has been appointed to serve as the next dean of the Brown University School of Public Health, effective September 1, 2020.

Jha became director of the Harvard Global Health Institute in 2014. Under his leadership, HGHI has grown in size and impact both at Harvard and globally. Bringing together faculty, researchers and students from across Harvard, Jha has led major university-wide initiatives on pressing public health issues including pandemic preparedness and global health security, the reshaping of healthcare through artificial intelligence, and the impact of climate change on patient populations and health systems today.

For the last month, Dr. Jha has been on every major network fielding these questions. In addition to leading the Harvard Global Health Institute, he is the K.T. Li Professor of International Health & Health Policy at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, and a practicing Internal Medicine physician at the VA Boston Healthcare System.

Ashish K. Jha, MD, MPH, faculty director of the Harvard Global Health Institute and the K.T. Li Professor of Global Health at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, has been appointed to serve as the next dean of the Brown University School of Public Health, effective September 1, 2020.

Jha became director of the Harvard Global Health Institute in 2014. Under his leadership, HGHI has grown in size and impact both at Harvard and globally. Bringing together faculty, researchers and students from across Harvard, Jha has led major university-wide initiatives on pressing public health issues including pandemic preparedness and global health security, the reshaping of healthcare through artificial intelligence, and the impact of climate change on patient populations and health systems today.

For the last month, Dr. Jha has been on every major network fielding these questions. In addition to leading the Harvard Global Health Institute, he is the K.T. Li Professor of International Health & Health Policy at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, and a practicing Internal Medicine physician at the VA Boston Healthcare System.