Gonzalo Martinez-Ales
Research Fellows

Gonzalo Martinez-Ales

Postdoctoral Research Fellow




Gonzalo Martinez-Ales is a psychiatrist-epidemiologist trained in Spain and the United States. His work focuses on the causes and outcomes of schizophrenia and suicidal behaviors. He obtained his MD, MSc in epidemiology, and PhD in psychiatry degrees from Universidad Autonoma de Madrid and worked as a psychiatry resident and consultant at Hospital Universitario La Paz, where he remains a research affiliate. Between 2017-2021, he collaborated with the Psychiatric Epidemiology Unit at Columbia University, where he received an MPhil degree and is currently a doctoral candidate. He has also served as field epidemiologist in Matagalpa, Nicaragua, and as NIH-Fogarty Scholar in the Department of Epidemiology of the University of Michigan. At Harvard, he is part of the CAUSALab.

MD, 05/2013, Medicine
Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Spain

PhD, 05/2020, Psychiatry
Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Spain

MPhil, 05/2021, Epidemiology
Columbia University, U.S.

MSc, 09/2016, Epidemiology
Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Spain


The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the mental health of healthcare workers: study protocol for the COVID-19 HEalth caRe wOrkErS (HEROES) study.

Mascayano F, van der Ven E, Moro MF, Schilling S, Alarcón S, Al Barathie J, Alnasser L, Asaoka H, Ayinde O, Balalian AA, Basagoitia A, Brittain K, Dohrenwend B, Durand-Arias S, Eskin M, Fernández-Jiménez E, Freytes Frey MI, Giménez L, Gisle L, Hoek HW, Jaldo RE, Lindert J, Maldonado H, Martínez-Alés G, Martínez-Viciana C, Mediavilla R, McCormack C, Myer L, Narvaez J, Nishi D, Ouali U, Puac-Polanco V, Ramírez J, Restrepo-Henao A, Rivera-Segarra E, Rodríguez AM, Saab D, Seblova D, Tenorio Correia da Silva A, Valeri L, Alvarado R, Susser E.

Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol. 2022 Mar. 57(3):633-645. PMID: 35064280