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Jason  Fletcher

Jason Fletcher

Expert on social networks, teen fertility, mental health, education, adolescent health, obesity, sociogenomics, and social policy

Professor, La Follette School of Public Affairs La Follette School of Public Affairs Work: 203-503-1948 — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page Twitter: @jasonmfletcher


  • Long term impacts of childhood health
  • Impacts of teenage pregnancy and teenage childbearing
  • Social networks and health
  • Integrating genetics with social science and social policy
  • Policy issues around genetics and privacy


  • Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health & Society Scholar, 2010-2012
  • William T. Grant Foundation Scholars Award, 2012-2017
  • Author of "The Genome Factor: What the Social Genomics Revolution Reveals about Ourselves, Our History & the Future"