Positions

Associate Professor
Pediatrics-Newborn
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX, US
Director
Neonatal-Perinatal Public Health Program
Texas Children's Hospital
Houston, Texas, United States

Education

B.S. from University Of Southwestern Louisiana
M.D. from Louisiana State University School Of Medicine
Fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine
Neonatology
Residency at Earl K. Long Memorial Hospital
Pediatrics
MPH from University of Texas School of Public Health
Fellowship at National Academy of Science and National Institute of Medicine

Certifications

Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
American Board of Pediatrics
Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics
Leadership Training Course
Gallup Leadership Institute
Congressional Fellowship Program
The American Political Science Association

Professional Interests

  • Infant Mortality
  • Health Disparities
  • Prematurity
  • Patient Advocacy
  • Newborn Screening

Memberships

American Academy of Pediatrics Perinatal Section
Harris County Medical Society
Houston Pediatric Society
Mountain States Genetics Regional Consortium
Federal Government Affairs Committee (COFGA)–Access to Care Committee
Texas Pediatric Society, Education Committee
Texas Pediatric Society, Education Committee, Legislative Committee
Texas Medical Association, Committee on Maternal and Perinatal Health
Texas Pediatric Society, Fetus and Newborn Committee