Chris DeRienzo

Chief Medical Officer at Cardinal Analytx, Inc.

Chris DeRienzo

Chris DeRienzo

Chief Medical Officer at Cardinal Analytx, Inc.

Biography

Dr. Chris DeRienzo serves as Chief Quality Officer for Mission Health in Asheville, NC. In this role, Dr. DeRienzo has executive responsibility across Mission’s inpatient, outpatient, and post-acute services for patient safety, performance improvement, clinical and operational redesign, risk management, infection prevention, and security. He is also a practicing neonatologist with Mission Children’s Specialists and Adjunct Faculty within the Duke University School of Medicine.

Dr. DeRienzo completed both MD and Masters in Public Policy at Duke, as well as his residency in Pediatrics and a fellowship in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine. A graduate of Duke’s Physician Leadership in Patient Safety and Quality course, Chris focuses his time outside the NICU on efforts to prevent harm and improve outcomes for western North Carolina's 900,000 patients. He has published and presented internationally on improving quality outcomes, transitions in care, and the implications of the analytics revolution in healthcare, and has been continuously grant funded in his research efforts since his first year of fellowship. He has also received multiple clinical and teaching awards, is a Team STEPPS Master Trainer, and serves as Chair-Elect of the Board for the Western North Carolina March of Dimes.

At a national level, Dr. DeRienzo was the just the fourth medical student elected and re-elected to serve on the American Medical Association Board of Trustees. He is a Past-President of the Durham-Orange County Medical Society and has served in leadership roles within the American Academy of Pediatrics and the North Carolina Medical Society. Chris was also an inaugural Doximity Fellow, and currently serves as both a Quality Mentor for the Kanof Institute for Physician Leadership and as a member of the North Carolina Division of Public Health Healthcare-Associated Infections Advisory Group.

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Medical Director at Mission Children's Hospital

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Senior Vice President & Chief Medical Officer at Mission Hospital, Inc. - North Carolina

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Chief Medical Officer & Vice President-Medical Affairs at Duke University Health System, Inc.

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Clinical Professor at Duke University - School of Medicine

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Professor of Medicine at Duke University - School of Medicine

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Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology at Duke University - School of Medicine

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Professor at Duke University

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Health Educator at North Carolina Division of Public Health

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Executive Director & Co-Founder at Brazilian Clinical Research Institute

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Founder & Director of the Interventional Cardiology at Duke University

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Education
MD

Duke Medicine conceptually integrates the Duke University Health System, the Duke University School of Medicine, and the Duke University School of Nursing. It is the combination of research, clinical care, and education that takes place through the efforts of our faculty, staff, students, and trainees at many different sites throughout our region and worldwide. In 2006, Duke Medicine adopted new mission and vision statements that describe the overarching goals and shared aspirations of all of its components -- including the Duke University Health System, the Duke University School of Medicine, and the Duke University School of Nursing. We also finalized strategic plans to guide our efforts over the next five to 10 years.

MPP

Duke University is an academic university that offers undergraduate, graduate and professional programs. It also has publications and research services. The university was founded in 1838 and is headquartered in Durham, NC.

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President, Board of Directors
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Trustee
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To further the interests of the medical profession by promoting the art and science of medicine and the betterment of public health.

Awards & Honors
Board Certification - American Board of Pediatrics
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