Mr. Albert fulfills diverse strategy, business development, and management functions contributing to the growth and development of the Dialysis and Outcomes Practice Patterns Study (DOPPS) Program of Arbor Research. Working with lead investigators and senior staff, he additionally provides high-level oversight to project, analytic, and programming teams to ensure respective work priorities and approaches are consistent within and across the portfolio of projects within the DOPPS Program. Prior to serving as Program Director, Mr. Albert spent five years as a Research Analyst during which time he co-authored numerous peer-reviewed publications, conference presentations, and reports for industry sponsors. Mr. Albert joined Arbor Research in 2001 and possesses two decades of program management and leadership experience across all aspects of research and operations support of DOPPS. Mr. Albert graduated in 1998 from the University of Pennsylvania with a BA in Biology.