Shyamala Nada-Raja , Ph.D - Co-Investigator
Dr Shyamala Nada-Raja is a Senior Research Fellow and is based in the Department of Preventive and Social Medicine at the University of Otago. As a co-investigator, she contributes to the study with respect to its initiation, organisation and direction, including study design, data collection, analyses, preparation of scientific papers and reports, and dissemination of findings. Shyamala's expertise and scientific publications are in the areas of youth mental health, self-harm, and violence via longitudinal and web-based intervention studies (e.g., RID Trial, http://www.otago.ac.nz/rid) that she leads in these areas of research. She is also developing her research expertise in positive psychology via these studies.