Hiram Patterson, MSPH
Environmental Health & Safety Manager
Environmental Health and Safety
3302 Gaston Ave / Room 22
Dallas, Texas 75246
Education and Qualifications
Hiram serves the Health Science Center as an Environmental Health Manager at College of Dentistry in Dallas. Hiram holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology from Millikin University and a Master of Science degree in Public Health from the University of Missouri. Hiram has more than 31 years of experience in the Environmental Health & Safety field. His areas of expertise include: air sampling and personal exposure monitoring; fire safety; hazardous materials and hazardous waste management; and occupational health. He has been employed by the Illinois EPA as an Environmental Protection Specialist and the United States Navy as an Environmental Health & Safety Officer. He also served as a Safety Services Inspector with the Texas Worker’s Compensation Commission as part of their OSHA Consultation Program before coming to the Health Science Center. Hiram is a member of the National Fire Protection Association.