Faculty Affiliated with Global Mental Health Program

FacultyInternational Project(s)
Aniyizhai Annamalai, MBBS, MD

Development of mental health assessment and treatment in the YNHH Refugee Clinic

Morris Bell, PhD, ABPP

Collaboration with England and Norway

Yiara Sofia Blanco, PsyD, ADS

Working with mental health and medical primary care providers in the process of offering integrative and culturally adequate assessments and services for the Latino/a Community in the Continental U.S., U.S. territories, the Caribbean, and Latin America.

Judson Brewer, MD, PhD

Collaborations with a group in Singapore through Duke-NUS

Pia Britto, PhD

International work in 40 countries in the area of early childhood policy and programs

Alessandra Buonopane, MD

Collaboration in Kuwait

Marek Chawarski, PhD

Research, training and development of treatments for substance abuse disorders in Malaysia, China, Indonesia, Thailand, Taiwan, Iran and Russia

Philip Corlett, PhD

Collaborations with several universities in the UK, as well as Australia and New Zealand

Cindy A Crusto, PhD

Collaborations in South Africa regarding the prevention, screening, and treatment of HIV and AIDS

Larry Davidson, PhDCollaboration in Sweden, Norway, France, Italy, Hong Kong, Canada, the UK, and Australia focusing on investigating processes of recovery from serious mental illnesses and addictions in different cultural contexts and transforming systems of behavioral health care to promote recovery.
John De Figueiredo, ScD, MBBS, MDTreasurer, Transcultural Psychiatry Section, World Psychiatric Association; Collaborations in Italy and Australia
Esperanza Diaz, MDMental Health Treatment Models for Latino and Latina communities
Deepak Cyril D'Souza, MBBS, MD

Investigating cannabanoid use in the development of psychosis in the Caribbean; Collaborations with NIMHAN in Bangalore, India, University of the West Indies in Barbados, and University of Sao Paolo in Brazil

Caroline Easton, PhD

Collaboration in Brazil regarding family violence research and in England looking at addiction and family violence research

Joel Gelernter, MDGenetics of mental health disorders in Thailand and China
David C. Glahn, PhDResearch designed to localize genes influencing psychotic, affective and anxiety disorders in Latin America and in the Middle East, with active studies in Costa Rica, England, Scotland, and Israel.
Linda Godleski, MDDelivery of Telemental Health evaluations to Japan with projected expansion to Germany, utilizing international cross agency collaboration with the US Department of Veterans Affairs and US Department of Defense, funded by the National Telemental Health Center; Consultant to the World Bank Mental Health Working Group.
Faiq Hameedi, MDInternational lectures on Bipolar disorder, focused on provision by providers of Pakistani descent
Selby Jacobs, MDDevelopment of Association of Yale Alumni service projects in Mexico, China, and the Dominican Republic
Dori Laub, MDHolocaust research with collaborations in Germany and Sweden
Bandy Lee, MD, MDivPolicy work in Africa, asylum seekers in New Haven
Xingguang Luo, MDHonorary director for biological psychiatry center in Beijing, China
Robert Malison, MD

Genetics of opiate and methamphetamine addiction in Thailand

Thomas McGlashan, MDLifetime course of illness of borderline personality disorder in Scandinavia
Amit Oren, PhDClinical workshops and teaching positive Psychology in a PhD program in Buenos Aires, Argentina
James Phillips, MDDeveloping a sustainable mental health treatment program in Ayacucho, Peru
Mark Rego, MDDeveloping a sustainable mental health treatment program in Ayacucho, Peru
Robert Rohrbaugh, MDDevelopment of a model of postgraduate medical education in China
Robert Rosenheck, MD

Health care delivery in Brazil and China; Psychiatric education in Nigeria

Richard Schottenfeld, MD

Treatment of substance abuse disorders in Malaysia, China, and Russia

Elise W. Snyder, MD

Psychodynamic psychotherapy training in China

Vinod Srihari, MDModels of Early Psychosis interventions in India
Matthew State, MD, PhDGenetic analysis of families with developmental disorders in Egypt and Turkey
Thomas Stewart, MDSupervision of research project in Ecuador
Tami P. Sullivan, PhDHosts some international postdoctoral fellows
Fei Wang, PhDCollaboration in China
Nadia Ward, PhDCollaborations in Indonesia and South Korea looking at stress and coping mechanisms in mothers and the outcomes for the mothers and children
Bruce Wexler, MDPortrayal of the "other" in Israeli and Palestinian youth; Psychotherapy in China
Paula Zimbrean, MDDevelopment of mental health assessment and treatment in the Yale-New Haven Hospital (YNHH) Refugee Clinic