Anna B. Schachter, MPH

Anna B. Schachter, MPH

Deputy Director, Harvard/MGH Center on Genomics, Vulnerable Populations, and Health Disparities

Ms. Schachter is Deputy Director of the Harvard/MGH Center on Genomics, Vulnerable Populations, and Health Disparities. She holds an MPH (Health Behavior and Health Education) and a BS with honors (Biopsychology and Cognitive Science) from the University of Michigan. Ms. Schachter has over 10 years of experience managing complex multi-year, multi-institutional research initiatives, with research experience in the areas of gene-environment interactions, epigenomics, nicotine addiction, smoking cessation, survey design, religiosity/spirituality, asthma management, health education program development, traffic safety, cancer, and neurodegenerative diseases. Before joining the Center in 2008, she served as Research Coordinator and Smoking Cessation Counselor at the University of Pennsylvania’s Center for Interdisciplinary Research on Nicotine Addiction (formerly the Transdisciplinary Tobacco Use Research Center).

Contact Information

Harvard/MGH Center on Genomics, Vulnerable Populations, and Health Disparities
Mongan Institute for Health Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital
50 Staniford Street, Suite 802, Boston, MA 02114
p: 617-724-9915