Dr Kathleen Marie Pike
Professor of Psychology in Psychiatry and Director of the Global Mental Health Program at CUMC

Profession: Psychology

Institution: Columbia University Medical Center

Country: USA

Languages: English, French, Japanese, Italian


I studied international relations and psychology so working in the field of Global Mental Health is a dream come true. At different points in my life, France, South Africa, Italy and Japan were places I have called home. Currently I live in the United States and direct the Global Mental Health Program at Columbia University Medical Center.


I am passionate about advancing understanding of mental illness and evidence based treatment and leveraging technology and bringing people together to build a truly global mental health community.

Areas of Expertise

Eating Disorders
Mood Disorders
Public Health