Patricia Rowe-King, M.D., is the Chair of the Department of Pediatrics for Chris Evert Children’s Hospital at Broward Health Medical Center. In addition, she has served as a pediatric hospitalist since 1997 and is currently the Division Chief of Pediatrics Hospitalists throughout Broward Health.
Dr. Rowe-King graduated from the University of Miami School of Medicine and completed her pediatric residency at Jackson Memorial Hospital. She received her bachelor’s degree in biology from Boston University where she graduated Cum Laude.
Dr. Rowe-King has several passions which include being the past Chair of the Credentialing and Qualifications Committee at Broward Health Medical Center and serves as a Physician Committee member on the State of Florida Children’s Medical Services Physician Review Committee.
Dr. Rowe-King has a vested interest in the delivery of complex medical care to children with special needs. Beginning in 2003 until 2006, she served as Medical Director of the Children’s Multidisciplinary Assessment Team of Children’s Medical Services for Broward County and currently serves on the Community Advocacy Board.
Dr. Rowe-King has committed herself to the development of healthcare service in underserved rural communities. She has been the Medical Mission Team Director of “Friends Reaching Friends,” a nonprofit organization that conducts missions work in Jamaica and the Dominican Republic. She has led the Medical Mission Team to the Dominican Republic for the past 10 years and has been accompanied by pediatricians, gynecologists, nurse practitioners and on staff nurses from Broward Health. It is these underserved communities where pediatric clinics are set up and run from homes and area schools.
Dr. Rowe-King is Board Certified in Pediatrics and has been the rotation coordinator for resident training in pediatrics since 1997. She is a Clinical Assistant Professor at Nova Southeastern University in addition to Florida International University. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and member of the Hospital Medical Council.