Patrice M. Weiss, M.D.

Patrice M. Weiss, M.D.

As Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Weiss is responsible for the operation of Carilion’s multi-specialty physicians group, which employs more than 650 physicians and 200 nurse practitioners and physician assistants across 60 medical specialties throughout Virginia. She will lead Carilion’s efforts to balance clinical, education and research practice to assure clinical excellence to reduce cost of care, improve quality and the patient experience.

Dr. Weiss, who joined Carilion in 2007, had previously served as Chair and Professor of the Department of OB/GYN. She has published in numerous regional and national publications and has authored or co-authored a variety of textbooks and other educational resources. She lectures on her passions of patient safety, medical errors/the second victim, leadership, emotional intelligence and medical education.

Her favorite pastime is spending time with her family. She also enjoys working out, traveling, shopping and all sporting events.