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).
Texas Children’s Hospital is a leading academic children's hospital, and is the largest free-standing children’s hospital in the nation. We recently opened a state-of-the art expansion tower which is home to our intensive care units, new high intensity operating rooms, and the entire TCH Heart Center. There are currently 130 ICU beds in our new Legacy Tower, admitting more than 6,000 critically ill children annually. The patient population includes all of the pediatric sub-specialties including cardiac, trauma, oncology, transplant, pulmonary hypertension, ECMO, and all surgical subspecialties.