Mission

Welcome to the Department of Pediatric Surgery at UTHealth 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 UT 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

March 2, 2015 Combined Basic Science/Case Conference from 5:00pm to 6:00pm Trevisio, Bertner Avenue, Houston, TX, United States March 4, 2015 GI/Surgery Conference from 4:30pm to 5:30pm Pediatric Surgery Conference Room (MSB 5.234) March 5, 2015 Pediatric Surgery Morbidity & Mortality Conference from 5:00pm to 6:00pm Pediatric Surgery Conference Room (MSB 5.234) March 7, 2015 On behalf of Operation Smile - CLEFT SMILES 5k Family Fun Run/Walk from 8:00am to 12:00pm Rob Fleming Park, 6055 Creekside Forest Drive, The Woodlands, TX Join us this spring to support a great cause! The Cleft Smiles 5k Family Fun Run/Walk will take place at Rob Fleming Park in The Woodlands on March 7, 2015. All proceeds from this event will benefit Operation Smile, an organization that provides free cleft surgeries to children in some of the poorest areas of the world— healing smiles, bringing hope for a better future, and saving children’s lives. Register at www.CleftSmiles5k.com March 9, 2015 Combined Basic Science/Case Conference from 5:00pm to 6:00pm Trevisio, Bertner Avenue, Houston, TX, United States

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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Opportunities

We have openings for the following positions.

  • Cellular Therapy Lab Specialist (per diem)
  • Data Management Analyst/Sr. Data Management Analyst
  • Medical Illustrator/Sr. Medical Illustrator
  • Scientific Programmer I

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