SPECIAL PROMOTIONS SECTION
Jared Muenzer, MD, MBA, Phoenix Children's
Phoenix Children’s recently promoted Jared Muenzer, MD, MBA, to chief physician executive. Prior, Dr. Muenzer served as physician in chief. He will continue to serve as chief operating officer of Phoenix Children’s Medical Group (PCMG) and remains a practicing emergency medicine physician. Dr. Muenzer has played a key role in transforming clinical care and helping Phoenix Children’s grow into a leading health system. He has built top-ranked clinical programs and recruited world-renowned physicians and researchers. He will lead clinical care, behavioral health, clinical research, medical education and relationships with physicians in the community. As COO of PCMG, Dr. Muenzer is accountable for the operations of 800 employed physicians and advanced practice providers across 34 clinical divisions at more than 40 sites of service. He earned his medical degree from the University of Pittsburgh’s School of Medicine, and completed a residency in pediatrics and a fellowship in pediatric emergency medicine at St. Louis Children’s Hospital. Dr. Muenzer earned an MBA from the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University.