Andrea Weinstein, PhD

  • Assistant Professor

Andrea Weinstein, PhD, graduated from the joint Clinical and Biological Health Psychology program at the University of Pittsburgh, also earning a certificate from the Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition. She completed her predoctoral clinical internship at the San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center. Andrea's research interests include cognitive aging and cognitive dysfunction in individuals diagnosed with neurological diseases such as Parkinson's disease. She is now an Assistant Professor in the Behavioral and Community Health Sciences department at Pitt's Graduate School of Public Health, where she studies health behaviors in older adults using cognitive neuroscience techniques. In particular, she is interested in behavioral interventions for cognitive decline and how to identify ways to help people initiate and maintain healthy behaviors.