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Epidemiologist Ron Kessler | Meeting the Minds

The go-to guy in mental health studies

Ron Kessler develops comprehensive plans to study the underlying reasons for psychiatric disorders among large demographic groups. Ron Kessler develops comprehensive plans to study the underlying reasons for psychiatric disorders among large demographic groups. (Jodi Hilton for the boston globe)
By Billy Baker
Globe Correspondent / May 26, 2008

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Ron Kessler is a big guy. Big belly, big beard, big laugh, big issues. He has an offhanded charm about him - T-shirt at work, feet on the table, a bit of salty language - that belies the fact that he is one of the world's leading psychiatric epidemiologists, the go-to guy for the big studies on the big mental ... (Full article: 877 words)

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