Jennifer Howell

Department or Service


  • Texas Medical Center


Public Health Pediatrics

Phone: 832-824-8562

Contact Information

McGregor Building (Nabisco)
2450 Holcombe Blvd., Suite 39G
Houston, TX 77030
United States
Texas US

Health Educator/LENA Start Coordinator

Texas Children's Hospital


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 educational models in both professional and personal capacities. She is trained as a LENA Start coordinator, holds a certification from the Alberta Foundation on early brain development and certified as a Triple P coordinator. She is passionate about seeing parents learn and grow with their babies and become confident in their ability to help their child be successful.