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Rady Children's Hospital and Health Center appoints new president and CEO

Rady Children's Hospital and Health Center appoints new president and CEO

Dr. Patricio A. Frias Shawn Robertson

Following an extensive search, Rady Children’s Hospital and Health Center recently announced it has appointed Patricio “Patrick” A. Frias, M.D. to be its new president and chief executive officer.

Frias is currently chief operating officer at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. Frias is a pediatric cardiologist/electrophysiologist who spent his entire career at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, transitioning from patient care into administrative leadership roles with increasing levels of responsibility.

He earned his undergraduate and medical degrees at Creighton University and the University of Nebraska College of...

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