Michelle A. Williams, SM ’88, ScD ’91

Michelle A. Williams, SM ’88, ScD ’91, is Dean of the Faculty, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, and Angelopoulos Professor in Public Health and International Development, a joint faculty appointment at the Harvard Chan School and Harvard Kennedy School. She is an internationally renowned epidemiologist and public health scientist, an award-winning educator, and a widely recognized academic leader. Prior to becoming Dean, she was Professor and Chair of…

Shruthi Mahalingaiah, MD, MS

Shruthi Mahalingaiah is an assistant professor of environmental, reproductive, and women’s health in the Department of Environmental Health at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. She serves clinically as a physician specializing in ovulation disorders, reproductive endocrinology and infertility at the Massachusetts General Hospital in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She has BA from Middlebury College (majors: chemistry/Spanish, minors: physics/dance). Supported by a Thomas J. Watson III…

Russ Hauser, MD, MPH ’90, ScD ’94

Russ Hauser is chair of the Department of Environmental Health, Frederick Lee Hisaw Professor of Reproductive Physiology, and professor of environmental and occupational epidemiology at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. He also holds an appointment at Harvard Medical School, where he is professor of obstetrics, gynecology, and reproductive biology. Dr. Hauser’s research focuses on the effects of environmental chemicals on reproductive health, perinatal outcomes, and children’s health.…

Brent Coull, PhD

Brent Coull is professor of biostatistics in the Departments of Biostatistics and Environmental Health and associate chair of the Department of Biostatistics at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. He received his PhD in statistics from the University of Florida and has over 21 years of experience in a wide range of biostatistical applications to environmental health and health disparities research. His primary research interests focus on the…

Jukka-Pekka “JP” Onnela

Jukka-Pekka “JP” Onnela is Associate professor of Biostatistics in the Department of Biostatistics at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. He is also Director of the Master in Health Data Science program, one of three data science programs at Harvard University. He obtained his doctorate in network science in physics in Finland, and his doctoral dissertation received the Dissertation of the Year Award. Prior to starting his faculty…

Ariel Scalise

Ariel Scalise

Ariel Scalise has an MPH with a concentration in epidemiology and behavioral health from Saint Louis University. She completed her BA in psychology from Quinnipiac University. She is passionate about social justice and using public health research to improve health outcomes.

Huichu Li

Huichu Li

Huichu is a postdoctoral research fellow in the Department of Environmental Health at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, where she received her PhD in population health sciences. Her research work in AWHS focuses on elucidating menstrual cycle characteristics and possible related factors, as well as their implications on women’s health in this cohort.

Alexis de Figueiredo Veiga is a member of the study team.

Alexis de Figueiredo Veiga

Alexis de Figueiredo Veiga received a master’s degree in medical sciences from Boston University School of Medicine. She completed her BA in biochemistry and molecular biology from Boston University in 2018.

Gowtham Asokan

Gowtham Asokan

Gowtham received a master’s degree in computer science from Boston University. He studied economics and political science in undergrad, with a focus on PR/Media and later specialized in data science in the civic tech space for his MS. Gowtham is excited to elevate health accessibility to women, and especially women in marginalized communities using data science tools and uncovering a very under studied topic.

Nicola Gallagher, a member of the Apple Women's Health Study team.

Nicola Gallagher

Nicola received her master’s degree in health communication from Northwestern University and bachelor’s degree in communication from Boston College. Her background is in public relations, social marketing, and international development. She is passionate about using communication and strategic messaging to improve health outcomes and promote health equity.