Message from the Program Director

Ann Marshburn, MD, FAAP

Ann Marshburn, MD, FAAP

Dear Fellowship Applicants,

Welcome to the UTHealth Sciences Center Houston, McGovern Pediatric Hospital Medicine Fellowship Program website! We are delighted that you are considering joining our prestigious program. As the Program Director, I am thrilled to introduce you to our exceptional fellowship that offers a comprehensive and enriching experience in pediatric hospital medicine.

At UTHealth, we are dedicated to advancing pediatric care through excellence in education, research, and clinical practice. Our fellowship program is designed to cultivate the next generation of leaders in pediatric hospital medicine by providing you with the necessary tools and expertise to excel in this dynamic field.

Throughout your fellowship, you will have the opportunity to work alongside accomplished faculty members who are not only experts in their respective fields but also passionate about mentorship. Their guidance and support will enable you to develop the clinical skills, critical thinking abilities, and leadership qualities necessary to provide exemplary care to our young patients.

Beyond clinical and research experiences, we emphasize interprofessional collaboration and a holistic approach to patient care. Our fellows actively participate in quality improvement initiatives, educational activities, and interdepartmental collaborations, which further enhance their knowledge and skills.

As a fellow at UTHealth Sciences Center Houston, you will also benefit from our vibrant academic community. We offer a wide range of conferences, workshops, and networking events that facilitate connections with experts in the field, providing invaluable opportunities for professional growth and development.

Please take the time to explore our website, where you will find detailed information about our curriculum, clinical training facilities, ongoing research and quality improvement projects, application process, and more. Should you have any questions or require further clarification, do not hesitate to reach out to us. We are here to support you every step of the way.

Thank you for considering the Pediatric Hospital Medicine Fellowship Program at UTHealth Sciences Center Houston. We eagerly await reviewing your application and hope to welcome you as an esteemed member of our team. Together, let’s shape the future of pediatric hospital medicine and make a lasting impact on the health and well-being of our young patients.


Best regards,
Ann Marshburn, MD, FAAP
Program Director