Research Team

The HBS research team can be reached at healthybodies@umich.edu.

IMG_7286Sarah Ketchen Lipson (co-Principal Investigator) is a faculty member at the University of Michigan School of Public Health. She is also Associate Director of the Healthy Minds Network for Research on Adolescent and Young Adult Mental Health, an international research-to-practice initiative. Sarah’s research focuses primarily on mental health and service utilization in college populations. She employs varied methodologies, including large-scale epidemiological surveys and population-level interventions. Sarah completed a dual Ph.D. at University of Michigan in 2016 in Health Services Organization and Policy at the School of Public Health and Higher Education at the School of Education. She received her bachelor’s degree from Tufts University where she was awarded best honors thesis of the year and graduated with honors. She also holds a master’s from Harvard University and was a Fulbright scholar.

Daniel Eisenberg (co-Principal Investigator) is a faculty member at the University of Michigan School of Public Health and Institute for Social Research, DEand Director of the Healthy Minds Network. He completed a B.A. and Ph.D. in Economics at Stanford University and a postdoctoral traineeship in mental health services and policy research at UC-Berkeley. His broad research goal is to improve understanding of how to invest effectively and efficiently in the mental health of young people. In recognition of his early career research, in 2010 he was awarded the Thompson Prize for Young Investigators by the Association of University Programs in Health Administration. He is the program director for his department’s Ph.D. program in Health Services Organization and Policy.