Roy Ahn, MPH, ScD, is an assistant in research at the Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Emergency Medicine. He is also an instructor in surgery at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Ahn

Roy Ahn, MPH, ScD

Associate Director, Division of Global Health and Human Rights, Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Emergency Medicine


Clinical Interests

Public health
Health policy
Global health

Biography

Dr. Roy Ahn is an assistant in research at the Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Emergency Medicine. He received his Master of Public Health and Doctor of Science from the Harvard School of Public Health. Dr. Ahn is currently the Associate Director of the Department of Emergency Medicine's Division of Global Health & Human Rights. Previously, Dr. Ahn was Senior Administrative Manager of the Mass General Center for Global Health. Prior to Mass General, Dr. Ahn was a research fellow of Harvard’s Hauser Center for Nonprofit Organizations.

Research Description

Dr. Ahn's primary areas of research are health policy and global health, including human rights and health, maternal health, affordable health technologies, urbanization and corporate social responsibility.