David Muhlestein, PhD

Chief Research Officer, Leavitt Partners

David Muhlestein is Senior Advisor for the Accountable Care Learning Collaborative. Mr. Muhlestein is also a Senior Director of Research and Development at Leavitt Partners. He directs the study of accountable care organizations through the LP Center for Accountable Care Intelligence and leads the firm’s quantitative evaluation of health care markets. He is an expert in using policy analysis, predictive modeling and applied analytics to understand the evolving health care landscape and his insights have been quoted by publications such as The Wall Street Journal, The Seattle Times and Modern Healthcare.

Dr. Muhlestein earned his Doctorate in Health Services Management and Policy, JD, MHA and MS from The Ohio State University and a BA from Brigham Young University.