Welcome to the UTMB Department of Pediatrics and Children's Hospital web site. The Pediatric department has a strong history of clinical care, resident and medical student education and research. The Department of Pediatrics is an integral part of the UTMB School of Medicine. UTMB Health working together to work wonders. Pediatric Health is "Treating children WELL!"


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School Supply Drive

Jul 10, 2017, 14:32 PM by T. Vazquez


UTMB Dept. of Pediatrics

Supplies will benefit GISD students from L.A. Morgan Elementary and UTMB pediatric patients already identified.

For information on how to donate please call Tayna Vazquez at 409-772-5270 or email tavazque@utmb.edu. Items may be dropped off at Research Bldg#6, Room 3.300 or at participating UTMB Pediatric Clinics (Bay Colony and Primary Care Pavilion in Galveston). For accepted donations, please visit our facebook page.

Monetary donations also accepted.

July 2017

Keeping Kids Healthy Galveston Daily News, by Dr. Sally Robinson

New Birthing Suites Tours in Galveston

Tours approximately 30 minutes and are held at 10 am and 4pm the first Sunday and the Third Sunday each month. Free Parking available.

June 2017

New Childbirth Classes in League City



Hydrogen Sulfide may be a Promising Tool in Fighting Highly Infectious Viruses

UTMB Newsroom, January 20, 2017