Ph.D. Student Profile

Jeffrey  Pearson

Jeffrey Pearson, BS, MS

    • Doctoral Student (2017): Health Services Organization and Policy
    • Cognate: Economics


  • MS, Survey Methodology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD (2005)
  • BS, (cum laude) Statistics, Mathematics, and Computer Science, Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, MI (2002)

Research Interests & Projects

I work on a variety of federally-funded research grants and contracts at Arbor Research Collaborative for Health. My current projects are in the following areas:

  • Health and healthcare disparities among dialysis patients
  • United States Renal Data System, the national registry for end-stage and chronic kidney disease
  • Medicare quality incentive payments for dialysis facilities
  • Medicare prospective payment system for Federally Qualified Health Centers