Stephanie Copeland, M.D., FAAP
Stephanie Copeland, M.D., FAAP, serves as Chief Quality Officer (CQO) at USMD
Health System, a role she has held since 2013. USMD is a physician-led,
integrated health system committed to providing value to patients through
high-quality and cost-effective care. USMD has been part of OptumCare since
2016. Headquartered in Irving, Texas, USMD serves the Dallas-Fort Worth
metropolitan area with more than 250 physicians and associate practitioners, and
provides healthcare services to patients in nearly 20 different specialties at
its two hospitals, one cancer treatment center and nearly 60 physician clinics.
Dr. Copeland joined USMD in 2003 as a general pediatrician, and prior to her CQO
role, Dr. Copeland was the chair of pediatrics at Medical Clinic of North
Texas/USMD for more than six years.
Dr. Copeland attended Abilene Christian University and graduated medical
school at UT Southwestern in Dallas. She completed her residency at UT
Southwestern/Children's Medical Center in Dallas where she also served as chief
resident. She has also previously served as a volunteer private practice
clinical assistant professor at UT Southwestern Medical School/Children's
Medical Center Dallas and currently serves as the Chair of the AMGA Quality
Improvement Council and as a member of the AMGA Foundation Board.