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Texas Medical Center

Phone: 832-822-4207
Fax: 832-825-1456


6701 Fannin St., Ste. 1510
Houston, TX 77030

Research Area

Charles Philip Steuber, MD

Director, Education Division, Cancer and Hematology Center
Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Hematology-Oncology, Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
Baylor College of Medicine Fellowship Pediatric Hematology/Oncology 1974
Baylor College of Medicine Residency Pediatrics 1972
Saint Louis University Medical School Doctor of Medicine 1967


Dr. Phil Steuber completed his internship, residency and fellowship at Texas Children’s Hospital, followed by becoming an attending physician in the Texas Children’s Cancer Center. As the Director of the Education Division, Dr. Steuber has mentored nearly 180 pediatric hematology/oncology fellows and has treated thousands of patients with cancer and blood disorders. Dr. Steuber continues to make a tremendous impact on a daily basis and is well-loved by his colleagues and patients alike. In January 2018, Dr. Steuber celebrated his 50th anniversary as a physician at Texas Children's Hospital. 

Dr. Phil Steuber's primary interest is in the development of improved anticancer therapies for childhood leukemia through the use of randomized therapeutic trials. He particularly is interested in the pilot studies necessary to establish and recommend new agents and combinations for use in children with newly diagnosed leukemia. Dr. Steuber has participated in the design and piloting of cooperative group phase III studies for both acute lymphoid and myeloid leukemia. He is currently involved in study committees for a clinical trial for children with standard risk acute lymphoid leukemia and for therapies for infants with leukemia.

He is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics in general pediatrics and pediatric hematology/oncology.

Clinical Special Interests

Hematologic problems in pediatrics

Research Interests

Improved anticancer therapies for childhood leukemia
Randomized therapeutic trials


Organization Name Role
American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Member
American Society of Hematology (ASH) Member
American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology (ASPHO) Member
Children's Oncology Group (COG) Member


Master Clinician Award for Excellence in Patient Care, Baylor College of Medicine, 2019



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