Andrew Anderson
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Health Policy and Management
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health


Andrew Anderson is a research scientist at the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) and an adjunct assistant professor in the Department of Health Policy and Management. His works aims to identify the drivers of patient outcomes and inform the development of policy that supports high-quality, equitable health care. He currently leads research assessing the impact of social determinants of health on hospital readmissions. His work has been published in leading peer-reviewed journals such as Health Affairs and Medical Care.  He is a former NCQA Phyllis Torda Health Care Quality Fellow and Robert Wood John Foundation (RWJF) Health Policy Research Scholar.

Education and Training
PhD, University of Maryland, 2019
MHA, University of Maryland, 2013
BS, University of Maryland, 2009
HLSA601 Introduction to Health Care Systems
PHSC405 Policy Advocacy and Public Health
Honors and Awards
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Pre-Doctoral Fellowship  
Phyllis Torda Health Care Quality Fellowship
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Dissertation Award
University of Maryland School of Public Health Dean’s Fellowship
National Science Foundation Undergraduate Research Fellowship