Andrew Heyman

Andrew Heyman

Director, Integrative Medicine Program
GWU School of Medicine and Health Sciences

Andrew Heyman

Andrew Heyman, MD MHSA is an internationally recognized expert in Integrative Medicine. He is currently the Director of Integrative Medicine at The George Washington University. He is responsible for overseeing graduate education and multiple degree programs, research, and clinical services, and managing an inter-disciplinary faculty of health professionals. Prior to assuming this role, he spent 16 years at the University of Michigan, serving to build one of the largest and most successful academic-based Integrative Medicine programs in the United States.

Dr. Heyman went on to receive a Masters in Health Services Administration from the University of Michigan School of Public Health and upon graduation, became the administrator at the University of Michigan Complementary and Alternative Medicine Research Center where he was responsible for administering a $7 million NIH grant to research alternative therapies for cardiovascular diseases.

Dr. Heyman went on to attend the University of Michigan Medical School, graduating in 2004 while being awarded the Excellence in Family Medicine scholarship. He then completed a Family Medicine residency from the same institution, and became the first Fellow of Integrative Medicine as well. Upon completion of medical training, he stayed on as faculty to continue his academic work.

He is currently the Medical Director of the Metabolic Code, a consulting company dedicated to offering health technology, education, and consulting services to the health and wellness industry. Dr. Heyman also is responsible for curriculum development and education of health professionals as the Director of Education at the Metabolic Medical Institute, having trained 1000s of providers in Anti-aging, Functional and Integrative Medicine.

Dr. Heyman has held several leadership positions in the field of Integrative Medicine. He was the national clinical working group co-chair of the Consortium of Academic Health Centers for Integrative Medicine for 4 years, a collaboration of 57 North American universities involved in Integrative Medicine. He is the online editor for the Journal of Men's Health in the section of Integrative Medicine, and he also holds the position of Editor-In-Chief of the Internet Journal of Anti-Aging and Aesthetic Medicine. His research interests include the Stress response and NeuroEndocrinology, Cardiometabolic Disease, Men's Health and most recently neuroinflammation and biotoxic exposures.

Dr. Heyman remains clinically active as well, as the owner of a multi-physician integrative medicine practice in Northern Virginia at the Virginia Center for Health and Wellness. Finally, Dr. Heyman has been featured on the Discovery Channel, Martha Stewart Living Magazine, Ladies Home Journal, Natural Health Magazine and appeared in many other TV and print venues and is a widely sought after, and celebrated speaker around the world on many Integrative Medicine topics.