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


6701 Fannin St., Ste. 1510.09
Houston, TX 77030

Research Laboratory

Holly B. Lindsay, MD, MS

Acting Associate Director, Clinical Division (Inpatient), Cancer and Hematology Centers
Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Hematology-Oncology, Baylor College of Medicine


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


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 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.

Board Certifications American Board of Pediatrics  American Board of Clinical Pharmacology


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.



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