Samantha Cohen
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Samantha Cohen is an undergraduate research assistant at GMAP. She is working on Project Khanya in South Africa and Peer Act!vate in Baltimore. Samantha also works as a Patient Care Volunteer at Children’s Hospital in Washington, D.C., and has plenty of experience working in clinical or educational settings abroad, including in Pula, Croatia, Costa Rica, and Zambia. Samantha also works for the University of Maryland Office of Accessibility and Disability Services as a note taker. She is passionate about and interested in global mental health initiatives, as well as making sure that underserved communities have access to quality mental health and physical health resources. Samantha is very excited to be working in this lab and to gain research experience working on projects she feels passionate about.


University of Maryland, College Park (expected 2019)
BS Psychology