Holly B. Lindsay, MD, MS

Location

  • Texas Medical Center

Specialty

Cancer

Phone: 832-822-2106
Fax: 832-825-4038

Contact Information

6701 Fannin Street
Suite 1510.09
Houston, TX 77030
United States
Texas

Research Laboratory

Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Hematology-Oncology, Baylor College of Medicine

Education

School Education Degree Year
Baylor College of Medicine, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences masters Master of Science, Clinical Investigation 2016
Pacific Union College other Bachelor of Science, Chemistry
Baylor College of Medicine fellowship Pediatric Hematology Oncology 2015
Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine medical school Doctor of Medicine 2009
Children's Hospital of Los Angeles residency Pediatrics 2012
Baylor College of Medicine fellowship Clinical Pharmacology 2016

About

Dr. Holly Lindsay’s clinical interests lie in the treatment of children with brain tumors, specifically in the treatment of Atypical Teratoid Rhabdoid Tumor and other brain tumors occurring in infants and toddlers. She is a member of the Brain Tumor Program. She has received specialized graduate level training in clinical research and pharmacology as a part of the nationally-recognized Developmental Therapeutics Program at Texas Children’s Cancer and Hematology Centers. Dr. Lindsay additionally works in the translational neuro-oncology lab of Xiao-Nan Li, MD, PhD using his animal models of childhood brain tumors to test new therapies and rapidly bring them to the clinic.

Dr. Lindsay completed her internship and residency in pediatric medicine at the Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles before relocating to Houston, TX where she completed Baylor College of Medicine’s Fellowship Program in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology at Texas Children’s Hospital, the pediatric teaching hospital of Baylor College of Medicine, and Fellowship Program in Clinical Pharmacology. She additionally earned a Masters degree in Clinical Investigation through the Baylor College of Medicine Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences’ Clinical Scientist Training Program. Her medical degree was awarded by Washington University, St. Louis School of Medicine. Prior to her medical training, she earned her Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and with an emphasis on Biochemistry and graduated Suma Cum Laude with Honors from Pacific Union College.

She is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and the American Board of Clinical Pharmacology.

Organization

Organization Name Role
American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Member
American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Member
American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Member
American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology (ASPHO) Member
Children’s Oncology Group (COG) Member
Society for Neuro-Oncology (SNO) Member

Research Statement

Dr. Holly Lindsay’s research focuses on evaluating the role of targeted therapies for the treatment of childhood brain tumors. At present, Dr. Lindsay is conducting research in the laboratory of Xiao Nan-Li, MD, PhD where she currently works with mouse models. Her work has been presented at numerous national and international meetings.

Selected Publications