Welcome to the Department of Pediatric Surgery at the McGovern Medical School. We hope this site gives you an overview of our comprehensive surgical programs, broad clinical and laboratory research initiatives and our educational opportunities for medical students, residents, and fellows. Our faculty is dedicated to promoting excellence in all areas of pediatric surgery. The McGovern Pediatric Surgical team partners with the Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital and the Children’s Cancer Hospital at MD Anderson...

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Upcoming Events

November 30, 2015 Fellows' Conference from 5:00pm to 6:00pm
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December 2, 2015 GI/Surgery Conference from 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Pediatric Surgery Conference Room (MSB 5.234)
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December 3, 2015 Pediatric Surgery Morbidity & Mortality Conference from 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Pediatric Surgery Conference Room (MSB 5.234)
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Research Information

The faculty in the Department of Pediatric Surgery has been awarded over $15 million in research funding as Principal Investigator and over $8.5 million as Co-Investigator or Collaborator.

Research Centers and Programs

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Job Fair on Wed., Dec. 2nd 4:30-7:30pm.  Click here for more info!

We have openings for the following positions.

  • Assistant Professor - Pediatric General Surgery
  • Division Director - Pediatric Urologist
  • Administrative Coordinator
  • Clinical Care Coordinator (RN)
  • Program Manager-Research
  • Sr. Certified Coding Specialist
  • Research Assistant I
  • Research Associate / Sr. Research Associate
  • Sr. Research Nurse
  • Support Assistant
  • Sr. Support Assistant
  • Sr. Analyst/Data Management
  • Research Associate/Sr. Research Associate (Pediatric Neurosurgery)
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellows

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