Andrew Bremer, MD, PhD
Dr. Andrew (Drew) A. Bremer is a board-certified internist, pediatrician, and pediatric endocrinologist, and has a Ph.D. in pharmacology. Prior to joining the NIH, Drew was an Associate Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics at the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. His areas of interest and expertise include pediatric and adult endocrine disorders, the impact of maternal diet and gestational obesity/diabetes on fetal programming, the developmental origins of health and disease, the impact of the intrauterine environment on long-term maternal and child health outcomes, childhood obesity, and the role of nutrition in development and health throughout the life cycle. In addition to being the Chief of the Pediatric Growth and Nutrition Branch (PGNB) at NICHD, Drew served as the Acting Chief of the Pregnancy and Perinatology Branch (PPB) and the Program Official for NICHD’s Neonatal Research Network, Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network, and Global Network for Women’s and Children’s Health Research from 2019-2022. He is also a Co-Chair on the National Collaborative on Childhood Obesity Research Steering Committee, the NIH Liaison to the American Academy of Pediatrics’ Committee on Nutrition and Section on Obesity, a member of the NIH Climate Change and Health Initiative’s Steering Committee, and a member of the NIH Office of Nutrition Research’s Senior Leadership Group.