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  • Lisa Berkman

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

    Doctor Berkman is an internationally-recognized social epidemiologist whose work focuses extensively on social and policy influences on health outcomes.  As Director of the Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies her research focuses on understanding inequalities in health related to socioeconomic status, different racial and ethnic groups, social networks, support and isolation. 

  • Suzanne Blier

    Allen Whitehill Clowes Professor of Fine Arts and Professor of African and African American Studies, Department of History of Art and Architecture, FAS

    Professor Blier is the co-creator of Africamap,  a platform for visualizing, analyzing, and sharing maps and geographic datasets related to African studies.  This project expanded into Worldmap, which now hosts research for over 20,000 people, mostly scholars.  Prof.