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Holly B. Lindsay, MD, MS


School Education Degree Year
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 2005


Dr. Holly Lindsay is a former fellow and former faculty member of Texas Children's Cancer and Hematology Center.

Dr. Holly Lindsay’s clinical interests lie in the treatment of children with brain tumors, specifically in the treatment of embryonal brain tumors occurring in infants and toddlers such as atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumor and embryonal tumor with multilayer rosettes. 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 Center.

Dr. Lindsay is an active member of the Pediatric Brain Tumor Consortium (PBTC) and Central Nervous System section of the Children’s Oncology Group (COG).  She is co-chair of the Society for Neuro-Oncology’s Quarterly Pediatric Molecular Tumor Board and Lindsay currently serves as the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Section on Early Career Physicians’ Liaison to the Section on Advances in Therapeutics and Technology. Additionally, she served as vice-chair of Baylor College of Medicines Institutional Research Board #5 and was the associate director of inpatient hematology/oncology for Texas Children’s Cancer and Hematology Center.

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 enjoys being on the board of the directors for the Down Syndrome Association of Houston. 

Board Certifications
American Board of Pediatrics 
American Board of Clinical Pharmacology


Organization Name Role
American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Member
American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology (ASPHO) Member
Children’s Oncology Group (COG) Member
Pediatric Brain Tumor Consortium (PBTC) Member
Society for Neuro-Oncology (SNO) Member

Research Statement

Dr. Holly Lindsay conducted research in the translational neuro-oncology laboratory 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.

Awards & Honors

2022     Early Career Faculty Award for Excellence in Patient Care, Baylor College of Medicine
2021     Norton Rose Fulbright Faculty Excellence Award in Teaching and Evaluation, Baylor College of Medicine
2019     Faculty Recognition Award for excellence in teaching, Texas Children’s Cancer and Hematology Center



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