Fouad Pervez is a policy associate at the Economic and Social Research Institute. He has examined health care coverage, financing, and access issues affecting low-income populations at both the state and national levels, as well as immigrant health and the uninsured. He currently works on public and private sector health policy, including analysis of health coverage tax credits, state coverage initiatives, and health savings accounts. Pervez holds an M.P.H. from the School of Public Health at the University of Michigan.