President and Chief Executive Officer, Children’s Health
Chris Durovich serves as President and Chief Executive Officer for Children’s Health, leading all system operations, financials, investments and strategies. Under Chris’ leadership, Children’s Health has grown exponentially to be one of the largest and most prestigious pediatric health care providers in the country and the leading pediatric health system in North Texas.
Chris has over 30 years of leadership experience in adult and pediatric health care and physician practice management. Prior to joining Children’s Health in 2003 as CEO, Chris served in adult health care leadership roles at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Baylor College of Medicine, the University of Michigan Health System, Northwestern University Medical School and Northwestern Memorial Hospital.
He received a Bachelor of Arts in economics from the University of Vermont, a Master of Science in healthcare administration and management from the University of Northern Colorado and Master of Business Administration from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. He is a fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives and in the American College of Medical Practice Executives. Additionally, Chris has served as an adjunct professor at Rice University and on active duty in the U.S. Army Medical Service Corps.