Investigator and Head, Biomedical Informatics
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
Cardiovascular Epidemiology and Human Genomics Branch
73 Mt. Wayte Avenue
Framingham, MA 01702-5827
Andrew Johnson, PhD, joined the Framingham Heart Study in 2007 after completing his doctoral degree at The Ohio State University College of Medicine.
Dr. Johnson is an Investigator with the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute and Head of Biomedical Informatics in the Population Sciences Branch. Dr. Johnson has published over 140 articles in leading journals. He is active on several national committees and a Fellow of the American Heart Association.
Dr. Johnson has been nominated for and received several awards including the NHLBI Claude Lenfant Fellowship Award. His main research interests include platelet genetics and genomics, RNA gene expression research, and the application of bioinformatics in genetics research.