Andrew Heath, DPhil


Research Topics

  • Genetic studies of alcoholism, smoking and drug dependence, depression, suicidality and anxiety disorders, personality disorders
  • Methodological research in genetic epidemiology

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Publications on brain development, law, and policy

Interactive Effects of Maternal Alcohol Problems and Parental Separation on Timing of Daughter’s First Drink

Mary Waldron, […],  Andrew C. Heath.  Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, Volume 42, Issue 1, January 2018, Pages 120–127.

Does Childhood Trauma Moderate Polygenic Risk for Depression? A Meta-analysis of 5765 Subjects From the Psychiatric Genomics Consortium

Peyrot, W.J.[…] Andrew Heath […]. Biological Psychiatry Volume 84, Issue 2, 15 July 2018, Pages 138-147.

Hair Cortisol in Twins: Heritability and Genetic Overlap with Psychological Variables and Stress-System Genes

Rietschel, L. […] Andrew Heath, John Rice […]: Scientific Reports,  2017,7 (1), art. no. 15351.

Prenatal Exposure Effects on Early Adolescent Substance Use: Preliminary Evidence From a Genetically Informed Bayesian Approach

Bidwell, L.C.[…] Alexandre Todorov, Andrew Heath […]: Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 2017, 78 (5), pp. 789-794. 

The utility of twins in developmental cognitive neuroscience research: How twins strengthen the ABCD research design

William G. Iacono, Andrew C. Heath, […], Pamela A. Madden, Deanna M. Barch, James M.Bjork: Dev Cogn Neurosci., 2017 Sep 12. pii: S1878-9293(17)30113-5.