Mara Laderman, MSPH, is a Senior Research Associate at the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI). She leads IHI’s work in behavioral health, developing content and programming to improve behavioral health care. In addition, as a member of IHI’s innovation team, she researches, tests, and disseminates innovative content to advance IHI’s strategic priorities. Prior to IHI, she served as an external program evaluator for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. At the Center for Multicultural Mental Health Research, she managed the National Latino and Asian American Study (NLAAS), a nationally representative psychiatric epidemiologic survey that investigated the effect of social and environmental factors on the mental health outcomes of Latinos and Asian Americans. Ms. Laderman received a Master of Public Health from the Harvard School of Public Health and a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Smith College.