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Address: 6621 Fannin Street MCA 2275 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-0200

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I am interested in understanding and addressing gaps that result from familial, educational, and societal systems that fail to create conditions that promote healthy development for young children. Clinical Interests: Public Health Nursing, Injury and Violence Prevention, Maternal and Child Health... Read more

Address: Abercrombie Building 6621 Fannin Street, Suite 275 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-0252
Nancy leads initiatives to strategically address gaps in practice and knowledge to mitigate childhood adversities and foster resilience in individuals, families, and communities. Nancy’s areas of focus include childhood adversities, children with incarcerated parents, intimate partner violence,... Read more

Address: Abercrombie Building 6621 Fannin Street, Suite 275 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7325
Angie Cummings, DrPH
Angie Cummings, DrPH is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics within Baylor College of Medicine’s Section of Public Health Pediatrics. Her current projects include: evaluation of integrated behavioral health in community-based pediatric practices, evaluation of a community outreach program for... Read more

Address: Abercrombie Building 6621 Fannin Street, Suite 275 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Dr. Elango is a primary care pediatrician who is passionate about improving the health and well-being of vulnerable children and families through cross-sector initiatives utilizing systems and design thinking. She is currently focused on a place-based capacity building initiative to achieve health... Read more

Address: Texas Children’s Health Plan Center for Children and Women - Southwest 9700 Bissonnet, Suite 1000W Houston, TX 77036 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-828-1005
Striving to increase access to quality care for a variety of families, I have participated in extensive hands on training and continuing education courses and achieved specialized skills for working with children who have hearing loss, performing videofluoroscopic evaluations of swallowing,... Read more

Address: 18200 Katy Freeway WA 130 Houston, TX 770944 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-227-1891
Jessica Garza is a senior speech-language pathologist at the Texas Children's Specialty Care in Clear Lake and an educator for the upWORDS program. In her speech therapy role, Jessica provides direct care to the pediatric population in need of speech-language services. Within upWORDS, Jessica... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Specialty Care Clear Lake 940 Clear Lake City Bvd., Suite 200 Webster, TX 77598 United States See map: Google Maps Texas , Address: Texas Children's Hospital - Main Campus 2450 Holcombe Blvd., Suite 39G Houston, TX 77021 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-8258 (Main) | 281-282-1900 (Clear Lake)
Allison firmly believes children with hearing loss have the right to grow up to be anything they want to be and do not have to be limited by the presence of a hearing loss. Working with children with hearing loss and their families is truly an honor. This has been Allison’s area of focus as a... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands 17580 I-45 South, Suite WM230, Outpatient Building The Woodlands, TX 77384 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 936-267-7311
Angie's work includes coordinating the Harris County Child Fatality Review Team, child abuse screening and prevention in pediatric practices, maternal support in pediatric practices, and adolescent suicide prevention. Angie’s other projects and interests include clinical decision support design... Read more

Address: Abercrombie Building 6621 Fannin Street, Suite 275 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-0131
Jennifer provides parent education within our upWORDS Program and throughout the community on early brain development and the importance of early language development. Jennifer has experience as a first grade teacher, with extensive training in emergent literacy, and navigating the medical and... Read more

Address: McGregor Building (Nabisco) 2450 Holcombe Blvd., Suite 39G Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-8562
My energy and enthusiasm are extensions of the energy of community. Through community, I discover and unlock the unlimited potential of others. By investing and building a sense of connection to others, my life takes on a new meaning and purpose. I focus this energy towards the fulfillment of... Read more


Phone: 832-824-6294
As Director Public Health and the Center for the Study of Adversity, Resilience, and Education, Dr. Lopez leads the application of a public health framework to inward and outward facing research and program initiatives designed to improve maternal child health outcomes. Dr. Lopez and her team... Read more

Address: Feigin Center 1102 Bates Avenue, Suite 630 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-822-1038
Caring for the whole patient by addressing social determinants of health is an important part of ensuring the best health outcomes for children and their families.  Clinical Interests: Postpartum depression and child abuse prevention through supporting families and strengthening communities.... Read more

Address: Abercrombie Building 6621 Fannin Street, Suite 275 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-826-0138
Jennifer conducts qualitative research and education interventions to support ongoing investigations in resilience and the prevention of childhood trauma, with a focus on newborn safety, children in foster care, community health initiatives, and expanding the role of pediatric practices. Other... Read more

Address: 6621 Fannin Street Suite 275 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-822-1949
Beth supports the research and evaluation work of faculty and staff within the section. Research Interests: Postpartum depression, perinatal substance use, maternal mortality, caregiver support programs, mental/behavioral health, child maltreatment, and services and programs for foster and at-risk... Read more

Address: Abercrombie Building 6621 Fannin Street, Suite 275 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-822-1940
Stephanie Lionberger Zamora, MBA


Address: Complex Care Clinic - Main Campus 6700 Fannin Street, Suite 1730 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas , Address: Texas Children's Hospital Primary Care Practice at Palm Center 5400 Griggs Road, Suite 101 Houston, TX 77021 United States See map: Google Maps Texas