David Mills

Dr. David Mills

RCPI Affiliate

Dr. David Mills is a pediatric emergency medicine physician and fellow in global health at Boston Children's Hospital. He is an Instructor in Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School and an MPH candidate at the Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health. David is a member of the Children in Crisis working group at the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative.


David's work focuses on the intersection of health and human rights, connecting the political and historical determinants of health to population health outcomes, health research and program implementation to address health equity, and health systems capacity building in humanitarian contexts. Since 2014, David has worked in the Gaza Strip, partnering with local health organizations to implement pediatric health capacity building and research initiatives. David is the recipient of the 2020 Harvard Radcliffe Accelerator Workshop grant which seeks to build consensus on and develop actionable recommendations for addressing the upstream drivers of Palestinian health.