Dr. Evans-Lacko is an Associate Professorial Research Fellow in the Care Policy and Evaluation Centre at the London School of Economics and Political Science and has a visiting professor affiliation at the Federal University of Sao Paulo and Mackenzie
University in Brazil. She has a longstanding interest and expertise in pathways to care and social support for people with mental illness and the evaluation of public health interventions, especially anti-stigma interventions. Stigma is a complex problem across countries. Thus, her research also aims to advance the development and understanding of these issues from a global perspective. Dr. Evans-Lacko has a PhD in Health Policy and Management, from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.