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BCM pediatricians care for children in various clinical and hospital environments.
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Mark W. Kline, M.D.

Mark W. Kline, M.D.J.S. Abercrombie Professor and Chairman of the Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine
Physician-in-Chief, Texas Children's Hospital

Clinical Service Area

  • Pediatric AIDS

Medical School

  • Baylor College of Medicine


  • Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine


  • Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Baylor College of Medicine


  • Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society International Affairs Committee - Chair
  • American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Pediatric AIDS - Past Chair

Special Recognition

  • Distinguished Alumnus Award of Trinity University (2008)
  • Medical Award of Excellence from Ronald McDonald House Charities (2007)
  • Distinguished Faculty Award of Baylor College of Medicine (2007)
  • Annual Award in HIV/AIDS of the World Foundation for AIDS Research and Prevention (2006)
  • Association of American Medical Colleges Humanism in Medicine Award (2002)
  • Dag Hammarksjold Award from the International Association of Physicians in AIDS Care (1998)
Mark W. Kline, M.D.

Contact Information

  • 713-798-4780


6621 Fannin St., Suite A.150, Houston, TX 77030

Brief Bio

  • In addition to serving as chair of the Department of Pediatrics and physician-in-chief of Texas Children’s Hospital, Dr. Kline is president of the Baylor International Pediatric AIDS Initiative at Texas Children’s Hospital. Dr. Kline, a world-renowned expert in AIDS, established and continues to oversee the ambitious BIPAI program, which encompasses HIV/AIDS care and treatment, education for AIDS health professions, and training programs in 20 African countries, Mexico, Romania, Ukraine, and China. The initiative has built across Africa a network of children’s HIV/AIDS centers that are staffed by American physicians recruited to the Pediatric AIDS Corps.

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