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Kayla Foster, MD


Texas Medical Center

Cancer and Hematology
Phone: 832-824-7928


6701 Fannin St., Ste 1510
Houston, TX 77023

Kayla L. Foster, MD, MPH

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


School Education Degree Year
Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health Masters Master of Public Health 2021
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Fellowship Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, Survivorship 2021
Baylor College of Medicine Residency Internal Medicine - Pediatrics 2018
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine Medical School Doctor of Medicine 2014
Texas A&M University Bachelors Bachelor of Science 2010


Dr. Kayla Foster's interests include pediatric hematology-oncology, childhood cancer survivorship, transition medicine and medical education.

Board Certifications
American Board of Pediatrics
American Board of Internal Medicine


Organization Name Role
American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Member
American College of Physicians (ACP) Member
American Society of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology (ASPHO) Member
Children’s Oncology Group (COG) Member
International Guideline Harmonization Group Member

Awards & Honors

2018     House Staff Research Symposium, 3rd Place Poster Clinical Research Division, Baylor College of Medicine
2018     Distinguished Educator Award, Internal Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine
2018     Distinguished Educator Award, Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine
2021     Fellows Research Symposium, 2nd Place Clinical Research Division,  St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
2021     Merit Award, American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
2021     Clinician Educator Award, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital



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