Field Education and Practice Team

Maryam Ahmed

Maryam Ahmed

Senior Field Practice Coordinator
Office of Education

Maryam Ahmed immigrated to the U.S. from Canada, where she grew up with her four siblings. She also volunteers as an Outreach and Education Volunteer for The Family Van as well as a crisis counselor for The Crisis Text Line. Maryam credits her passion for public and global health to living in Karachi for over a decade, where she received her M.B.B.S. (Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery).

Jocelyn Chu, MPH, ScD

Jocelyn Chu

Instructor and Director of Community Engaged Learning
Office of Education

Jocelyn Chu is the Director of Community Engaged Learning and an Instructor in the Office of Education. The focus of her work is in field based education and community engaged learning. She develops partnerships with host organizations and designs field based opportunities to engage students in team processes and leadership development. Jocelyn leads the Community Engaged Learning Fellowships program which centers on a practice of critical reflection and transformative learning.…

Stacey King, MS

Stacey King

Director of Field Education and Practice
Office of Education

As Director of Field Education and Practice, Stacey’s work focuses on developing applied and field-based learning opportunities  at Harvard Chan.  Previously, she worked for 10 years at Cambridge Health Alliance, with the Cambridge Public Health Department. She most recently served as the Director of the Community Health Division addressing the health of men of color, children’s oral health, violence prevention, substance abuse, early childhood literacy, and health communications.  In Massachusetts,…

William Bean, PhD

William Bean

Instructor and Practice Advisor
Office of Education

William (Bill) Bean is an Instructor at the Harvard School of Public Health. Before coming to Harvard, Bill spent 20 years as an independent management consultant, working primarily with Fortune 50 companies around the world.  He worked primarily with senior executives to formulate and implement innovative strategies that would generate measurable, bottom-line results within relatively short periods of time – typically within 100 days. Early in his career he worked largely…