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Andrew M McIntosh

Professor of Biological Psychiatry, University of Edinburgh

I am a Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Edinburgh and an Honorary NHS Consultant Psychiatrist working in NHS Lothian.

I lead the Generation Scotland Expert Working Group for Psychiatric Disorders, co-chair the Major Depressive Disorder Working Group of the Psychiatric Genomics Consortium and I am closely affiliated to the Mental Health Data Research Hub DATAMIND. I study the causes and consequences of depression using genetic and other approaches to routinely collected and research data.

Experience

  • –present
    Professor of Biological Psychiatry, University of Edinburgh

Education

  • 2004 
    University of Edinburgh, MD
  • 1995 
    University of Aberdeen , MBCHB

Professional Memberships

  • Royal College of Psychiatrists
  • Royal Society of Edinburgh
  • Academy of Medical Sciences