David S. Mandell


  • David S. Mandell (PSC Reearch Associate) was quoted in the Philadelphia Inquirer on the difference between the mental health crisis and the gun violence crisis in the U.S. In the article, he states that the country should "not expect that by addressing the mental health crisis in the United States we will address the issue of gun violence."

  • David S. Mandell (PC Research Associate) co-wrote an article for the Philadelphia Inquirer about mental health in gun reform conversations. The article argues that in order to prevent mass shootings in the United States, lawmakers need to pass laws for gun reform, not mental health reform.

  • David Mandell (PSC Research Associate) co-authored an Op-ed in The Hill about the need to bolster support for the mental health care system in the US.

Kenneth E. Appel Professor of Psychiatry
Director, Center for Mental Health Policy and Services Research
Associate Director, Center for Autism Research, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Sc.D., Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 2000


  • Autism Science Foundation- David S. Mandell speaking at the Day of Learning
  • Center for Youth Development and Intervention : David S. Mandell on Developing Causal Models in Implementation Science
  • 2018 Summer Institute on Neurodevelopmental Disorders: David S. Mandell on Using Implementation Research to Influence Policy and Practice