Stanford Brainstorm
Stanford Lab for Mental Health Innovation

Gowri Aragam

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Gowri Aragam, MD

Dr. Aragam is the Co-Founder, Chief Clinical Officer, and Director of Education of Stanford Brainstorm. Her research focuses on understanding the translatability of systems and processes, conducted at the MGH Division of Global Psychiatry. She launched Stanford SOM’s first Virtual Reality Innovation Lab for Behavior Change, where she harnessed the power of education and cross-sector collaboration by bringing together professionals in medicine, business, and tech. She led Brainstorm’s clinical-industry partnership with MIT Solve, and is spearheading the country’s first university mental health incubator course this spring. Dr. Aragam was a Chief Resident at Massachusetts General Hospital/McLean Hospital. She received her MD from the University of Massachusetts and AB in Neurobiology from Harvard.


  • Co-Founder and Chief Clinical Officer, Stanford Brainstorm

  • Visiting Instructor, Stanford Department of Psychiatry

  • Clinical Faculty, Adult Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital

  • Clinical Instructor at Harvard Medical School