Assistant Professor
Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX, US


Postdoctoral Fellowship at University of Texas Medical Branch
Clinical Ethics, Translational Research Ethics
PhD from University of Texas Medical Branch
Medical Humanities, Healthcare Ethics, Literature and Medicine, History of Medicine

Professional Interests

  • Clinical Ethics
  • Medical Humanities
  • Literature and Medicine

Professional Statement

Andrew Childress, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy at Baylor College of Medicine and a Clinical Ethicist at Houston Methodist Hospital and Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center He has a Ph.D. in Medical Humanities and has completed a postdoctoral fellowship in Clinical and Translational Research Ethics at The University of Texas Medical Branch. His research interests include the integration of the humanities within medical education and illness narratives within the context of clinical ethics consultations.

Selected Publications