Natalie Gyenes

Natalie Gyenes

Harvard Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society
Natalie is a research affiliate at the MIT Media Lab and a fellow at Harvard's Berkman Klein Center. She is passionate about facilitating community engagement, and the creative integration of technology to understand shifts in social norms - drawing on experience in the fields of human rights and applied epidemiology. Natalie's current research focuses on how digital media portrays and influences issues of health equity and sexual and reproductive health and rights, investigating the effects that different narratives and news frames have on public sentiment and agenda setting. Before joining MIT, Natalie worked with the UN Special Rapporteur on Child Protection, developed guidelines for health professionals working with trauma-affected refugees, and attended the Harvard School of Public Health.