Gerry Fairbrother, Ph.D.

Title: Professor of Pediatrics
Organization: University of Cincinnati

Gerry Fairbrother

Gerry Fairbrother is a professor of pediatrics at the University of Cincinnati and holds a joint appointment in health policy and clinical effectiveness and epidemiology and biostatistics at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center. Dr. Fairbrother has led investigations into child health insurance enrollment patterns, barriers, and costs, the impact of Medicaid managed care on children's preventive health screening, and the effect of financial incentives on physician behavior. She has served as a consultant to the Institute of Medicine on projects dealing with immunization financing and the consequences of uninsurance and has worked with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to help states monitor immunization rates for children in Medicaid. Dr. Fairbrother holds a Ph.D. from Johns Hopkins University and is a Fellow of the New York Academy of Medicine and a Fellow of the Ambulatory Pediatric Association.