Bio

Bio


Ryan is a pediatrician and Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at Stanford University's Division of General Pediatrics. His primary clinical practice is at Gardner Packard Children's Health Center. In addition to his work at Stanford, Ryan also serves as the Medical Director for The Primary School, a new integrated health and education model that serves low income children and families in East Palo Alto, CA. His work and leadership focuses on the intersection and reform of primary pediatric care and childhood education. He works to integrate systems and promote models that ensure high quality care is accessible to all children.

Ryan graduated from Stanford University with a BA in Human Biology and earned his MD at University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). He completed his pediatric residency at UCSF and participated in UCSF's Pediatric Leadership for the Underserved (PLUS) program. He went on to complete a chief resident year at The San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center.

Clinical Focus


  • Pediatrics

Academic Appointments


Professional Education


  • Residency:UCSF Pediatric Department (2015) CA
  • Chief Resident, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco General Hospital (2015)
  • Board Certification: Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics (2015)
  • Pediatric Residency, University of California, San Francisco, Pediatric Leadership for the Underserved Program (PLUS) (2014)
  • MD, University of California, San Francisco (2011)
  • BA, Stanford University, Human Biology (2002)

Community and International Work


  • Medical Director of The Primary School

    Populations Served

    East Palo Alto

    Location

    Bay Area

    Ongoing Project

    Yes

    Opportunities for Student Involvement

    Yes

Publications

All Publications


  • Stepping Out of the Walls of the Clinic: Integrating Health and Education Journal of the San Francisco Marin Medical Society Padrez, R. 2018; 91 (8): 23-24
  • Developing the PedsValue Modules - A National Pediatric High Value Care Curriculum. Academic pediatrics Avery, C. S., Beck, J., Padrez, R., LaRue Walker, L., Herrmann, L. E., Woods, S., Schroeder, A. R., Schickedanz, A. 2017

    View details for DOI 10.1016/j.acap.2017.04.006

    View details for PubMedID 28428096

  • R-SCAN: Imaging for Pediatric Minor Head Trauma. Journal of the American College of Radiology Lee, S., Grant, G. A., Fisher, P. G., Imler, D., Padrez, R., Avery, C., Sharp, A. L., Wintermark, M. 2017; 14 (2): 294-297

    View details for DOI 10.1016/j.jacr.2016.10.006

    View details for PubMedID 28017272

  • The impact of moderate-vigorous intensity physical education class immediately prior to standardized testing on student test-taking behaviors MENTAL HEALTH AND PHYSICAL ACTIVITY Thompson, H. R., Duvall, J., Padrez, R., Rosekrans, N., Madsen, K. A. 2016; 11: 7–12
  • Using Your Voice Effectively: Advocacy as a Resident Journal of the San Francisco Medical Society Padrez, R. 2011; 84 (10)
  • Better evidence for real healthcare reform. Expert review of pharmacoeconomics & outcomes research Redberg, R., Padrez, R. 2007; 7 (5): 423-426

    View details for DOI 10.1586/14737167.7.5.423

    View details for PubMedID 20528386

  • The Medicare Drug Benefit: Implications for California White, C., Blum, J., Padrez, R. The California Healthcare Foundation. www.chcf.org. 2005 ; Issue Brief
  • The Medicare Drug Benefit: Implications for Chronic Disease Care White, C., Blum, J., Padrez, R., Gustafsson, L. The California Healthcare Foundation. www.chcf.org. 2005 ; Issue Brief
  • The Use of Oregon's Evidence-based Reviews for Medicaid Pharmacy Policies: The Experiences in Four States Padrez, R., Carino, T., Blum, J., Mendelson, D. The Kaiser Family Foundation. www.kff.org. 2005
  • Oregon's Medicaid PDL: Will an Evidence-based Formulary with Voluntary Compliance set a Precedent for Medicaid? Bernasek, C., Mendelson, D., Padrez, R., Harrington, C. The Kaiser Family Foundation. www.kff.org. 2004