Driscoll physician elected President of Texas Pediatric Society

William Dirksen, M.D., is the new chief of staff at Driscoll Children’s Hospital.

CORPUS CHRISTI – William Dirksen, MD, has been elected President of the Texas Pediatric Society, Texas Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Dr. Dirksen has been a member of the medical staff of Driscoll Children’s Hospital since 1980 and currently serves as director of Medical Education, where he has fostered and grown the residency program and overseen Driscoll’s affiliation with various medical schools and other hospital systems.

Dr. Dirksen will serve a one-year term of office beginning in October 2015.