Bijan J. Khaksari, BA

Bijan Khaksari is a research assistant for the Global Mental Health Program.  His keen interest in neuroscience began while pursuing his undergraduate studies at the George Washington University, and his commitment to mental health in particular was inspired after working as a field ambassador at the Brain Injury Association of Massachusetts. Bijan continues to pursue deeper knowledge about the physiology of the brain in the context of mental health as a Master of Public Health student at Columbia’s Mailman school, based in the epidemiology department, where he will obtain a certificate in molecular epidemiology. His research focuses on optimizing the advocacy and delivery of evidence-based psychopharmaceutic treatment at the global scale.

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