Meet Your Instructor

Ruopeng An, PhD, MPP, FACE
Associate Professor, Brown School

Professor Ruopeng An is the Faculty Lead of Brown School’s PhD Program in Public Health Sciences. He hosts the “Artificial Intelligence in the Social Sciences” Open Classroom series, teaches Applied Machine Learning Using Python and Applied Deep Learning Using Python courses, and chairs the Artificial Intelligence & Big Data Analytics for Public Health Certificate Program. Professor An’s 180+ publications include articles in journals such as the American Journal of Preventive Medicine, Preventing Chronic Disease, Obesity Reviews, Social Science & Medicine, Journal of Gerontology, and CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians. He was elected as a Fellow of the American College of Epidemiology in 2018. Professor An has repeatedly been recognized for teaching excellence, receiving a student evaluations in the top 10% of University faculty.