Division Director: C. Joan Richardson MD

  • Admission of 7,000 patients to the newborn nursery and 800+ patients to the NICU every year
  • Active participation in education, including third-year medical student and resident rotations in the newborn nursery and the neonatal ICU, fourth year medical student internships and active fellowship program
  • Research focused on sudden infant death syndrome, perinatal epidemiology, neonatal lung injury, neonatal infections, intrauterine asphyxia, necrotizing enterocolitis, and neonatal nutrition.
  • Fellowship Training
  • Residency Education


Patient Care PT-Care-Icon
Providing access to pediatric primary and specialty patient care to serve the health needs of Texas.
home4We have a long history of collaborative Pedi research in viral infections, cancer, genetics, asthma and more.
Education MedEd-Icon
Our faculty participate in the education of medical students, residents and sub specialty fellows.
Referring Physicians
Reffering-IconWe recognize the importance of referring physicians in our mission to provide quality healthcare for all Texans.