Tatiana Salisbury


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Biographical details

Dr Tatiana Taylor Salisbury is a UK Research and Innovation Future Leaders Fellow, Deputy Director of the Centre for Global Mental Health, and Co-Director of the World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Research and Training in Mental Health at King’s College London. Dr Salisbury blends human-centred design, systems thinking and implementation science to actively engage communities in the development of scalable and sustainable solutions to positively transform their health, wealth, and relationships. Her fellowship focuses on improving mental health outcomes in Kenyan and Mozambican adolescents during pregnancy and the year after birth through co-design with local communities. Her other current work includes research into stigma and stigma reducing interventions and the development and evaluation of an electronic version of the WHO’s Mental Health Gap Action Plan (mhGAP) intervention guide to improve detection and treatment of mental disorders by community health workers in Nepal and Nigeria.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Philosophy, Improving care in longer term mental health facilities: International differences in quality and service user experiences of care, UCL University College London

Award Date: 1 Jan 2012

Master in Science, A systematic review assessing the effectiveness of cognitive-behavioural therapies in increasing adolescent self-esteem, University of Oxford

Award Date: 1 Jan 2005

Bachelor of Arts, The relationship between ideas of masculinity and ideal muscularity among adolescent males, Stanford University

Award Date: 1 Jan 2004

External positions

Honorary Lecturer, UCL University College London

May 2015 → …

Lecturer in Global Mental Health, LSHTM London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Sept 2012Mar 2017


  • RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
  • RZ Other systems of medicine
  • Psychiatry


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