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International Services - Texas Children's Hospital



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Texas Children's Hospital, the largest pediatric hospital in the United States, is considered one of the top pediatric hospitals according to U.S.News & World Report. Texas Children's Hospital has provided excellent health care services to more than 1 million children since 1954. The hospital’s commitment to children reaches around the globe to families from over 70 countries who come to Texas Children's for their healthcare needs. 

Texas Children’s International® coordinates care for the children and their families who come to Texas Children’s and also assists medical teams in treating critically ill children throughout Latin America, the Middle East, Europe and Asia.

Texas Children’s International also offers advanced learning opportunities for physicians and other medical professionals.

International Visiting Scholars Program
The International Visiting Scholars Program is designed for select physicians who practice medicine in other countries and have a strong desire to learn about pediatric medicine with the aim of promoting the improvement of pediatric health care in their home countries. In addition, the program seeks to develop and strengthen clinical, educational and research relationships between Texas Children’s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine and international institutions, public and private.

The International Visiting Scholars Program in Pediatrics consists of clinical observation and participation in daily conferences and Grand Rounds.

Please note: The program is not designed for physicians pursuing residency positions in the U.S.

Download the form for additional information regarding application procedure, criteria, requirements and submission.

International Colloquium 2012
The year 2012 marks the 21st annual Texas Children's Hospital International Colloquium. The event, scheduled for April 23-28, 2012, is being held at Texas Children's Hospital and the Omni Riverway hotel in Houston, Texas. For more information, please click on the link below: 

Download the Colloquium Brochure

International Speakers Bureau
The International Speakers Bureau is a team of physicians, surgeons and health care professionals who have committed to exchange knowledge with international partners for the betterment of child and maternal health worldwide. Our internationally recognized faculty presents on a wide variety of topics in pediatrics, surgery, obstetrical care, nutrition, infectious disease and more. For more information, please send an email to: xkolguin@texaschildrens.org 

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Texas Children's Hospital - International Services
6621 Fannin St.
Houston, Texas 77030-2399 U.S.A.
Telephone: 832-824-1138
Fax: 832-825-9021
Toll-free 1-888-240-8244 
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E-mail: International@texaschildrens.org

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