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

February 8, 2016 Fellows' Conference from 5:00pm to 6:00pm
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February 11, 2016 Pediatric Surgery Morbidity & Mortality Conference from 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Pediatric Surgery Conference Room (MSB 5.234)
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February 15, 2016 Fellows' Conference from 5:00pm to 6:00pm
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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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We have openings for the following positions.

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

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