Title and Organization:
Megan Jones Bell, PsyD, is chief strategy and science officer at Headspace, a leader in the field of digital health and wellbeing. Prior to Headspace, Megan was chief science officer and scientific founder at Lantern, an evidence-based digital mental health company. As part of Megan’s pioneering digital health research, she developed and validated over 20 digital health interventions. Megan is also an adjunct clinical assistant professor at Stanford University. Her academic and advocacy work has been recognized by the National Institute of Mental Health, the U.S. House of Representatives, the European Union, and Stanford University, among others. Megan was a longstanding co-chair of the National Eating Disorder Association’s Prevention Advisory Council and presently serves on advisory boards for Nike, Google and YouTube, Hilarity for Charity, and the California Alzheimer's Prevention and Preparedness Task Force. Megan earned her bachelor’s degree in psychology, graduating cum laude from University of California, San Diego. She received her master’s degree and doctorate in clinical psychology from PGSP-Stanford University and completed fellowships at Yale University and Stanford University School of Medicine. Megan is a Fellow of the second class of the Health Innovators Fellowship and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.