Secondary Faculty

Satchit Balsari

Associate Professor in the Department of Global Health and Population

Global Health and Population

Other Positions

Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine

Emergency Medicine-Beth Israel Deaconess

Harvard Medical School



The power of data in a crisis

CrisisReady program is building a platform of data, analytics, and tools to guide decision-making during public health emergencies.

A call for improved use of data during crises

Better use of large-scale streams of digital data on population vulnerabilities, physical and medical infrastructure, human mobility, and environmental conditions is key to improving disaster preparedness and response, according to experts from Harvard Chan School.