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Arthur R. Williams, American Nursing educator. Registered Nurse, Florida, Missouri. Recipient De la Costa award; Luce Faculty fellow Cornell Univercity, Fulbright scholar. With United States Army, 1969-1971. Member APSHA, AHSR, APSA, ASPA, AEA, Philippine Economics Society (life member), National League Nurses. M C.


Williams, Arthur R. was born on June 11, 1946 in Dayton, Ohio, United States. Son of Russell W. Senior and Violet Allen (Ross) Williams.


Bachelor, Wright State University, 1968. Master of Public Administration, University Pittsburgh, 1972. Master of Arts in Economic, University Philippines, 1976.

Doctor of Philosophy, Cornell University, 1981.


Assistant to manager City of Dayton, Ohio, 1968-1970, Township of Mount Lebanon, Pennsylvania, 1970-1972. Research associate Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1976-1980. Professor University Philippines, Diliman, 1976-1981.

Project director Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Gainesville, Florida, 1982-1984. Professor University Florida, 1984-1990, University Missouri, Kansas City, 1990—2002. Chair Health Care Policy and Research Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, since 2002.

Consultant United States Agency for International Development, Manila, 1976-1982, Rockefeller Foundation, Manila, 1974-1978. Consultant, grant director Ford Foundation, Manila, 1976-1980. Methodology consultant United States Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, 1990-1996.


Member Friends of Art, Kansas City, Americans for Democratic Action, Washington. Director health services research Missouri Association for Social Welfare, Jefferson City, Missouri. Fellow Philippine Economic Society (life), American Public Health Association, Academy Health, Society for Epidemiologic Research, American Political Science Association (section chair), American Economic Association, American Society for Public Administration.


  • Other Interests

    Chess, stamp collecting/philately, reading, walking, swimming.


Married Phoebe D. Williams, August 10, 1972. Children: Arthur, Diane, David.