Divya Mishra, PhD
Dr. Divya Mishra worked with the Center of Humanitarian Health as a doctoral student in 2016-2019 and has since joined the Center as an affiliate. Dr. Mishra’s training is in social and behavioral interventions with a focus on understanding and adapting interventions to unstable, conflict-affected settings. Her dissertation focused on the role of child protection programs on unaccompanied refugee children’s psychosocial development and transition to adulthood in Greece. She has since founded Terra Firma International to develop and implement an integration project for unaccompanied children based on her research, in partnership with one of Greece’s largest network of children’s shelters.
Dr. Mishra is a former fellow at the Pulitzer Center for Crisis Reporting and is a contributor for Foreign Policy. She is also a Gather Fellow at Seeds of Peace, where she supports projects responding to ongoing political changes in Afghanistan.
Dr. Mishra is finishing her medical training at Dartmouth College and will be matching into Emergency Medicine.
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