A/Prof Pearce has extensively researched computers in healthcare, with a focus on the interactions and useability. He is an invited speaker both here and overseas, and the author of over 100 academic articles. As director of the AURORA GP database, his role with Outcome Health is to work on data quality and use of Australia’s largest repository of general practice data. He is pioneering the use of AI in the primary care setting.
He chairs the Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine’s digital health committee and is on ACRRM’S Quality and Safety Committee, as well as the Victorian Clinical Council.