Dr. Andrew White received his undergraduate education at Brandeis University in Boston, spent 3 years at the University of Chicago working on derivatives of cubane in pursuit of a PhD in organic chemistry, but then decided to change course (see https://source.wustl.edu/2014/04/washington-people-andrew-j-white/) and earned his medical degree from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. Dr. White was an intern, resident and fellow at the St. Louis Children's Hospital at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. He is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics and is Board certified in Pediatrics and Pediatric Rheumatology by the American Board of Pediatrics. Dr. White has been the Program Director of the Residency Program in Pediatrics at St. Louis Children's Hospital since 2002, the Division Director of Pediatric Rheumatology since 2004, the Co-Director of the Washington University Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia Center as well as Director of Rheumatology Services at the Shriner's Hospital of St Louis. Dr. White grew up in San Antonio, Texas and is a tropical fish hobbyist, specializing in the undescribed species of Loricariidae, as well as an avid wind-surfer and basketball player.