Ryan Padrez
HS Asst Clinical Professor
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Ryan Padrez, MD is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at UCSF. Clinically he is a pediatric hospitalist in the medical-surgical unit as well as the transitional care unit of Benioff Children's Hospital San Francisco. He is also co-director of the FLIGHT program (FamiLy InteGrated Healthcare Transitions). This is new program started in 2016 aims to support medically complex, technology dependent children and their families in their transition home from the hospital as well as to provide continued outpatient follow up at home.

Education and Training

Residency, 2014 Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco
M.D., 2011 Medicine, University of California, San Francisco
BA, 2002 Human Biology, Stanford University


Avery CS, Beck J, Padrez R, LaRue Walker L, Herrmann LE, Woods S, Schroeder AR, Schickedanz A. Developing the PedsValue Modules-A National Pediatric High Value Care Curriculum. Acad Pediatr. 2017 Jul; 17(5):471-475.
Lee S, Grant GA, Fisher PG, Imler D, Padrez R, Avery C, Sharp AL, Wintermark M. R-SCAN: Imaging for Pediatric Minor Head Trauma. J Am Coll Radiol. 2017 02; 14(2):294-297.
Redberg R, Padrez R. Better evidence for real healthcare reform. Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res. 2007 Oct; 7(5):423-6.