Marina Rakhilin

Program Manager

As a Program Manager at the MIT CCC, Marina Rakhilin works within translational research to bring ideas into the real world. Marina brings experience in human-centered design, community-based participatory research methods, and social work for a unique perspective on constructive communication. Previously, Marina has coordinated research projects focused on a variety of behavior-change processes–sometimes exploring how to change behavioral patterns that reinforce symptoms of depression or how healthcare providers can incorporate tenets of cultural humility to better engage with marginalized populations. Marina has a BS in Clinical Psychology from Tufts University and a Master of Social Work degree from Boston College.