Departments & Organizations
Dr. Bandy Lee is a violence studies specialist. Trained as a psychiatrist at Yale and Harvard Universities, she focused on public-sector work as chief resident and on anthropological research in East Africa as a fellow of the National Institute of Mental Health. In addition, she worked in several maximum-security prisons throughout the United States, consulted with governments in Ireland and France, and helped to set up violence prevention programs both in the U.S. and abroad. She is currently on the faculty of the Law and Psychiatry Division and teaches students representing political asylum seekers or studying to become public defenders at Yale Law School. She also served as Director of Research for the Center for the Study of Violence, as consultant to the World Health Organization and several other divisions of the United Nations. Her interests are in public health approaches and interdisciplinary discourse.
Education & Training
|MD||Yale University School of Medicine (1994)|
|Chief Resident, Resident||Massachusetts General Hospital|
|Research Fellow||Harvard Medical School|