Department of Pediatrics

Pediatrician-Scientist Program


The Pediatrician-Scientist Program (PSP) is an ideal career choice for M.D./Ph.D. or M.D. graduates with significant research experience who are seeking to build a career as a pediatrician-scientist. As the largest pediatrics department in the United States, affiliated with the top-ranked Texas Children's Hospital, we have the resources and commitment to provide expert clinical training, mentorship and educational opportunities necessary to support your successful career development as a physician-scientist. The PSP program has been designed to offer structured educational activities along with the flexibility required to foster longitudinal development as a physician-scientist.


Read our brochure to learn about all our program has to offer you.

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This brochure provides a high-level overview of our program.

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Residents from left to right:
Drs. Javier Cabrera-Perez and Arianexys Aquino-Lopez

Meet Our Residents

Inaugural Graduating Class of 2018. From left to right: Drs. Emily Heikamp, Joey Alge, Xavier Rios, and Nicole Ramsey

Where Our Alumni Go
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