About the Preceptor

Dr. M. Narendra Kini

CEO of Nicklaus Children's Health System

Dr. M. Narendra KiniM. Narendra Kini, MD, MHA, who is board certified in pediatric emergency medicine and holds a master’s degree in hospital administration, came to Nicklaus Children's from the corporate offices of Trinity Health in Novi, Michigan, where he served as Executive Vice President of Clinical Operations Improvement from 2004 to 2008. 

Dr. Kini has also served in upper level leadership positions with GE Healthcare Leadership Institute, GE Medical Information Technologies and with Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin in Milwaukee, where he held the position of Vice President of Clinical and Support Services.

Dr. Kini is a visionary leader with in-depth understanding of clinical care, health information technology, quality care models and advocacy that has supported the tremendous growth of Nicklaus Children's into a national model of clinical excellence in pediatrics. 

The fellowship program at Nicklaus Children’s Health System was designed by Dr. Kini, who takes great interest in the professional development future healthcare leaders. The fellow will report directly to Dr. Kini throughout the tenure of the fellowship.