Baylor College of Medicine is organized within four schools dedicated to preparing physicians, scientists, health professionals and tropical medicine specialists to be leaders in their respective fields.

The deans of each school provide leadership to fulfill Baylor’s mission of creating knowledge and applying science and discoveries to further education.

Paul Klotman, M.D.

Executive Dean

School of Medicine

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Jennifer Christner, M.D.

Dean, School of Medicine

Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

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Carolyn Smith, Ph.D.

Interim Dean for the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

School of Health Professions

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Robert McLaughlin, Ph.D.

Dean for the School of Health Professions

National School of Tropical Medicine

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Peter Hotez, M.D., Ph.D.

Dean for the National School of Tropical Medicine