A Message from the Chair
On behalf of our faculty, staff, and students, welcome to the Department of Radiology at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. This site will provide you with a brief description of our medical educational programs and a flavor of the environment you will experience should you become one of our radiology residents or fellows.
Located in the center of the ever-expanding Texas Medical Center, our department has the fortune of being affiliated with prestigious institutions that are world renowned in the delivery of health care including:
- Ben Taub Hospital
- St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital
- Texas Children's Hospital
- Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center
- The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
- The Methodist Hospital
The quality, experience, and teaching excellence of the radiology staff in these institutions contribute significantly to the success of our graduates and make our program one of the broadest and most comprehensive in the country. The radiology departments in our affiliated hospitals house the latest in technological advances and deliver excellent clinical radiological services. Exceptional faculty at each of these hospitals participate very actively in the dynamics of clinical radiology, academic endeavors, and research.
I invite you to visit and learn more about our residencies and fellowship programs including:
- Diagnostic radiology
- Radiation oncology
- Pediatric radiology
- Breast imaging
- Endovascular surgical neuroradiology
We are actively involved in providing research opportunities in anatomical imaging, functional imaging, molecular imaging, PET scanning and endovascular techniques as well.
I am deeply committed to keeping the Department of Radiology in the forefront of advanced academic radiology and on the cutting edge of technology. Our main goal is to provide you with the best opportunity to build a happy, successful and rewarding career.
Michel E. Mawad, M.D.
Professor and Chair
Department of Radiology &
Director, BCM Neurovascular