US Research Team

Dr. Lindsay Stark

SALaMA Principal Investigator

Professor of Social Work and Public Health, Washington University in St. Louis

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Dr. Carine Allaf

SALaMA Co-Principal Investigator

Senior Programs Advisor, Qatar Foundation International

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Dr. Michael Wessells

SALaMA Co-Investigator

Professor of Clinical Population and Family Health, Columbia University

Dr. Ilana Seff

Assistant Research Professor, Washington University in St. Louis

Dr. Najat Qushua

Research Associate, Washington University in St. Louis

Cyril Bennouna

Consultant, Washington University in St. Louis

Nicole Khauli

Consultant, Washington University in St. Louis

Ali Ali

Consultant, Washington University in St. Louis

Dani Sarraf

Research Assistant


US School & Community Partnership Team

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Jeremy Aldrich

Director of Teaching and Learning, Harrisonburg City Public Schools

Dr. Wafa Hassan

Arabic Department Director, Global Educational Excellence

Asraa Alhawli

Advocacy Specialist, ACCESS Community Health and Research Center

Dr. Matthew Stiffler

Research and Content Manager, Arab American National Museum

Jorge Macias

Chief of Language and Cultural Education, Chicago Public Schools


Ireland Research Team

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Sinéad McGilloway

SALaM Principal Investigator Professor & Director of the Centre for Mental Health and Community Research, Maynooth University

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Dr. Rita Sakr

SALaM Co-Investigator Lecturer/Assistant Professor, Maynooth University

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Dr. Anthony Malone

SALaM Co-Investigator Lecturer/Assistant Professor, Maynooth University

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Yvonne Leckey

Project Manager, Maynooth University

Jack Horgan

MSc Student & Field Worker, Maynooth University

Siobhan O’Connor

Communications/Knowledge Translation Lead & Fieldworker, Maynooth University

Eman Abusalameh

Cultural Broker/Interpreter