Baylor (www.bcm.edu) is recognized as one of the nation’s premier academic health science centers and is known for excellence in education, research, and healthcare and community service. Located in the heart of the world's largest medical center (Texas Medical Center), Baylor is affiliated with multiple educational, healthcare and research affiliates (Baylor Affiliates).
Continually recognized as one of the nation's premier children's healthcare systems, the Baylor College of Medicine/Texas Children's Emergency Medicine Section services the largest pediatric emergency center is South Central Texas, treating more than 130,000 patients annually. Modern, state-of-the-art equipment and facilities, strong nursing and tech support, and a cutting-edge operations system that bolsters professional efforts and overall satisfaction. The section has well-established training practices for multiple levels of learners (fellows, residents, medical students, undergraduate students, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants). Many of our faculty have advanced degrees and/or have specialized training in point of care ultrasound, sedation, global health, education, and research.