Stephanie Kayden, MD, MPH, CEDE

Stephanie Kayden, MD, MPH, CEDE

Vice Chair, Strategic Partnerships
Chief, International Emergency Medicine and Humanitarian Programs
Department of Emergency Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School and Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Dr. Kayden is Vice Chair and Chief of the Division of International Emergency Medicine and Humanitarian Programs in the Department of Emergency Medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and an Associate Professor at Harvard Medical School and the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. She also serves as the Director of the Lavine Family Humanitarian Studies Initiative at the Humanitarian Academy at Harvard.

She is on the editorial board of the Journal of Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness and is editor-in-chief of the book Emergency Department Leadership and Management: Best Principles and Practice. Dr. Kayden has worked to improve emergency medical systems, humanitarian aid and disaster response in more than 30 countries in Europe, Asia, Africa and Latin America.