Laura Huckins
Laura Huckins
Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Yale School of Medicine
Elected to the Academy in 2023


Imperial College London, 2011, MEng, BioEngineering; University of Cambridge, 2015, PhD, Molecular Biology

Professional Area

Psychiatric genetics; statistical genetics; Eating Disorders, Post-traumatic Stress Disorder


For innovation in psychiatric genetics, pushing forward our understanding of how genetics and environment interact at the molecular, physiological, and societal level to cause psychiatric disease, with implications for our understanding of genetic architecture and aetiopathology of psychiatric disorders including eating disorders and post-traumatic stress disorder.