Skip to main content

COVID-19 Updates: Get the latest on vaccine information, in-person appointments, video visits and more. Learn More >>


Texas Medical Center

Infectious Disease
Phone: 832-824-4330
Fax: 832-825-4347


1102 Bates Avenue
Suite 1150
Houston, TX 77030

Lucila Marquez, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
Baylor College of Medicine Fellowship Pediatric Infectious Disease 2012
University of Texas School of Public Health Masters Master of Public Health 2012
Baylor College of Medicine Residency Pediatrics 2008
Baylor College of Medicine Medical School Doctor of Medicine 2005


Dr. Marquez cares for children with a range of infectious diseases both in the inpatient and outpatient setting. She is currently the Associate Medical Director for Infection Control and Prevention at Texas Children’s Hospital and in this role addresses issues such as catheter-associated bloodstream infections, surgical site infections, and exposures to and outbreaks of infections in the hospital system. She has a Masters of Public Health with a focus on epidemiology. She is passionate about medical education and teaches a variety of learners including medical students, residents and fellows at Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children’s Hospital. She has national educational roles serving on the American Academy of Pediatrics PREP Editorial Board and the Education Committee of the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America.

View News Articles:

Deadly meningitis B targets college students 


Organization Name Role
American Academy of Pediatrics Member
Pediatric Infectious Disease Society Member
Society of Healthcare Epidemiology of America
Texas Pediatric Society

Selected Publications

* Texas Children's Hospital physicians' licenses and credentials are reviewed prior to practicing at any of our facilities. Sections titled From the Doctor, Professional Organizations and Publications were provided by the physician's office and were not verified by Texas Children's Hospital.