Joseph F Perno, MD
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Dr. Perno serves as chief of the medical staff for 2016 – 2017. As medical director for care coordination at Johns

Hopkins All Children’s Hospital (JHACH) he is focused on aligning clinical resources across the continuum of care to enhance quality and patient safety and provide high quality, value-based services.


Dr. Perno joined the hospital in 2003 as an attending pediatric emergency medicine physician and served as assistant medical director of the pediatric emergency department from 2005 through 2015. He chaired the All Children’s Medicine Quality of Care committee and in 2009 was named vice chairman of the Department of

Pediatrics. He has chaired or been a key member of several system innovation and quality improvement efforts at JHACH.


Dr. Perno is board-certified in both pediatrics and pediatric emergency medicine. He completed his residency at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School-UMDNJ and his pediatric emergency medicine fellowship at Primary Children’s Hospital in Salt Lake City.


He is active in patient, family and community education efforts and in 2009 was honored by the Clearwater Free Clinic as its 2009 Physician of the Year.