Dr. Bethell is a Professor in the Bloomberg School of Public
Health at Johns Hopkins University, where she serves as the
founding director of the Child and Adolescent Health
Measurement Initiative (CAHMI) within the Department of
Population, Family, and Reproductive Health.
She is passionate about enabling data-driven partnerships and
leveraging the new brain sciences, mindfulness and other mindbody methods to transform health and related services, with a
focus on addressing childhood trauma, promoting positive
health and advancing High Reliability Organizations.
She earned an MBA and an MPH from the University of
California, Berkeley and PhD in public policy from the University