Clair Kuriakose, PA-C

Executive Director, Advanced Practice

Center for Advanced Practice, Stanford Health Care

Clair Kuriakose is executive director of advanced practice at the Center for Advanced Practice, Stanford Health Care. She is a physician assistant who graduated from the Physician Assistant Program at Saint John’s University in New York. She also has a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Houston Bauer College of Business. Ms. Kuriakose specializes in performance improvement and has a green belt in Lean Six Sigma. She joined Stanford’s Center for Advanced Practice in September 2014 as the first manager of advanced practice and officially transitioned to the executive director of advanced practice role in August 2017. Ms. Kuriakose is passionate about the value advanced practice providers bring to the complex and ever-changing healthcare industry and truly enjoys collaborating with the organization’s growing team of APPs to ensure the best quality of care for patients.


The Essential Role of Advanced Practice Providers in Today’s “New Normal”—The Stanford Story

Presented by Amy Noecker, Clair Kuriakose, PA-C, Dale E. Beatty, DNP, NEA-BCA, Trish Anen, RN, NEA-BC at 1:10 PM on Wednesday, March 24th.

During this time of unparalleled disruption, there is an opportunity for healthcare organizations to renew their focus on APP optimization and utilization as they look to ensure sustainability in an increasingly uncertain environment. As one of the fastest-growing segments of the healthcare workforce, APPs comprise, on average, more than one-third of an organization’s clinical staff.…