Andrew Heath, D Phil

Andrew Heath, D Phil

Primary Academic Title

Spencer T. Olin Professor of Psychology in Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine

Research Interest

Genetics of smoking and nicotine dependence; epidemiology and genetics of adolescent smoking.


  • 1983: D Phil, psychological studies, Oxford University, Oxford, England


  • 1983 - 1985: Postdoctoral research fellow, human genetics, Medical College of Virginia, Richmond

Selected Research Publications

Rates of Incidental Findings in Brain Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Children.
  • Li Y, Thompson WK, Reuter C, [...] Heath A, [...] Brown S
  • JAMA Neurol 2021