Patricia M Flynn, MD
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Patricia Flynn, M


Pat Flynn, M.D., is a Member in the Department of Infectious Diseases at SJCRH where she holds the Arthur Ashe Chair in Pediatric AIDS Research.  She is also Professor of Pediatrics and Preventive Medicine at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center.  She received her medical training at Louisiana State University Medical Center (1981) and completed Pediatric (1984) and Pediatric Infectious Diseases (1987) training at the University of Tennessee/St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital/LeBonheur Children’s Medical Center joint program. Dr. Flynn began working in the HIV/AIDS program at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in 1988.  The St. Jude HIV clinic provides comprehensive care for over 300 HIV-infected infants, children, and adolescents. Dr. Flynn and the St. Jude clinic participate in the International Maternal Pediatric and Adolescent Clinical Trials Group (IMPAACT) and the Pediatric HIV/AIDS Cohort Study (PHACS). In 2013, Dr. Flynn accepted the role of Deputy Clinical Director at St. Jude and in 2015 became the SVP of Quality and Patient Care.  In this role, she oversees the Departments of Quality, Safety, Infection Control and Accreditation.