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Deirdre Bernard-Pearl, MD, Director of Pediatrics

Deirdre Bernard-Pearl MD, a graduate of Stanford University School of Medicine and the Pediatrics Residency at Children’s Hospital Oakland, has taught Pediatrics at the UCSF Pediatrics Residency Program 1989-1992, and has been a clinician at Santa Rosa Community Health since 2009 and Medical Director of the Pediatric and Teen campuses 2015-2021. She founded a Pediatric Integrative Holistic Medical Practice and has worked as a Pediatric hospitalist in New York City. Recently, Dr. Bernard-Pearl completed the Clinical Leadership Fellowship at UCSF/California Health Care Foundation, has been a pioneer in screening for Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs), and is currently serving on the California Surgeon General’s ACEs Aware Trauma-Informed Primary Care Advisory Committee. She is also serving as the American Academy of Pediatrics’ Community Access to Child Health (CATCH) District Facilitator for California.