Andrew Patton

Andrew Patton

Adjunct Professor

Visiting Faculty
Harney Science Center G24


New to the Geospatial Analysis Lab as a visiting faculty for the 2021 school year, Dr. Andrew Patton holds a Ph.D. in Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and currently works as the Director of Health and Safety Data Science for the National Football League. He is a public health and life sciences focused data scientist with expertise in predictive modeling, machine learning, exposure assessment, and epidemiology. Andrew is also an alumnus of GSaL and Dr. David Saah served as his thesis advisor.


  • Predictive modeling
  • Data visualization
  • R
  • Python
  • Machine learning
  • Public health
  • Exposure science
  • Epidemiology


  • PhD, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology, 2021
  • MS, University of San Francisco, Environmental Management, 2016
  • Certificate, University of San Francisco, Geospatial Technologies, 2016
  • BS, University of California Berkeley, Molecular Toxicology