Marney A. White, PhD, MS

Associate Professor of Psychiatry and of Epidemiology (Chronic Diseases) and Research Scientist in and Associate Research Scientist in Psychology; Associate Director, Yale Center for Anxiety and Mood Disorders

Departments & Organizations

Office of Student Research

Psychiatry: Center for Nicotine and Tobacco Use Research at Yale (CENTURY) | Program for Obesity, Weight and Eating Research (POWER) at Yale | Psychology Section | Yale Tobacco Center of Regulatory Science

School of Public Health


Marney A. White, PhD, MS, is a clinical psychologist, specializing in eating and weight disorders. In addition to her appointment as Associate Professor in Psychiatry, she has a secondary appointment in Chronic Disease Epidemiology and is the Associate Director of the Yale Center for Anxiety and Mood Disorders. Dr. White's research focus is on weight and eating problems, with particular emphasis on the interaction of tobacco use with eating disorders and weight concerns. Current projects focus on the influence of smoking on factors related to binge eating, specifically the influence of cigarette smoking on food cravings and emotional eating.

Education & Training

MS Yale School of Public Health, Chronic Disease Epidemiology (2009)
PhD Louisiana State University (2003)
BS University of Virginia,
Postdoctoral Fellowship Yale University School of Medicine

Honors & Recognition

  • Distinguished Teaching AwardYale School of Public Health (2014)

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Contact Info

Marney A. White, PhD, MS
Patient Care Locations
Congress Place
301 Cedar Street

New Haven, CT 06519
405 Temple Street
New Haven, CT 06510
Mailing Address
Department of Psychiatry301 Cedar Street, 2nd Floor
New Haven, CT 06519