Barron L. Patterson, MD

Barron L. Patterson, MD

Vice Chair for Ambulatory Services
General Pediatrics
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt
Doctors' Office Tower
2200 Children's Way
Room / Suite
(615) 936-2555

General Pediatrics
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, 2000
Internship and Residency in Pediatrics-Vanderbilt Children's Hospital, Nashville, TN
Internship and Residency in Pediatrics, Chief Resident-Vanderbilt Children's Hospital, Nashville, TN


Clinical Interests

General pediatrics, immunizations, childhood development, quality improvement, population health

Research Information

Dr. Patterson plays a vital role in improving the quality of care provided in the Division of Academic General Pediatrics. Through a people, process, technology paradigm, he had led multiple initiatives that result in high immunization rates, up-to-date well child care, and new patient access to name a few. He co-leads the Quality Academy for the Department, advancing quality improvement methodology in outpatient settings. His institutional leadership focuses on enhancing population health.

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