Canada Research Chair in Political Economy of Health (2011-2021)
Department of Epidemiology, Biostatisics and Occupational Health &
Institute for Health and Social Policy
Charles Meredith House
1030 Pine Avenue
Montreal, Quebec, H3A 1A3
E-Mail: Arijit.nandi [at] mcgill.ca (Arijit Nandi)
Arijit Nandi holds a Canada Research Chair in the Political Economy of Global Health. He is an Assistant Professor jointly appointed at the Institute for Health and Social Policy and the Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health. An epidemiologist by training, Arijit is broadly interested in the impact of social and economic factors on population health. His primary research interests are: (1) assessing multilevel associations between economic characteristics and population health; (2) investigating the relation between social and economic policies and population health and health disparities in a global context; and (3) estimating causal effects of economic interventions on mental health. A former Robert Wood Johnson Health and Society Scholar at Harvard University, Arijit received a PhD from the Department of Epidemiology at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.