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Dr. John C. Kairys

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Assistant Dean for Graduate Medical Education and Affiliations Member
JUP Board of Directors

John C. Kairys, MD, graduated from Jefferson Medical College and completed his residency in general surgery at Jefferson University Hospital. He has been with Jefferson for nearly 15 years, during which time he served as Program Director of the Department of Surgery. He has also maintained an active clinical practice while heavily involved in graduate medical education. Recognized for his contributions to medical education, Dr. Kairys received the Francis E. Rosato Teaching Award and the Dean's Citation for Significant Contributions to Education. Dr. Kairys also serves as co-chairman of the hospital's Clinical Infomatics Committee.  

in his words

"As Physician Advocates, I believe we provide an essential sounding board for ideas regarding structure and workflow so that this implementation always keeps the needs of the caregivers, as well as the patients, in the forefront"

Dr. John C. Kairys