About the Program
The Pediatrician-Scientist Program is an ideal career choice for M.D./Ph.D. or M.D. graduates with significant research experience who are seeking to build a career as a pediatrician-scientist. As the largest pediatrics department in the United States, affiliated with the top-ranked Texas Children's Hospital, we have the resources and commitment to provide expert clinical training, mentorship and educational opportunities necessary to support your successful career development as a physician-scientist. The PSP program has been designed to offer structured educational activities along with the flexibility required to foster longitudinal development as a physician-scientist.
Pediatrician-Scientist Program residents gather for an evening academic event.
Inaugural Graduating Class of 2018. From left: Drs. Emily Heikamp, Joey Alge, Xavier Rios, and Nicole Ramsey.