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Mary C. Shapiro, MD


Texas Medical Center

Cancer and Hematology
Phone: Clinic: 832-822-4242 Office: 832-824-4751
Fax: 832-825-1453


6621 Fannin St., Ste. 1510
Houston, TX 77030

Mary C. Shapiro, MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Hematology/Oncology, Baylor College of Medicine
Vice Chair, Practice Standards Committee, Cancer and Hematology Center


School Education Degree Year
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center/University of Cincinnati Postgraduate Training Certificate in Medical Education 2018
Baylor College of Medicine Fellowship Pediatric Hematology/Oncology 2016
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center Internship/Residency Pediatric Residency, Global Health Track 2016
University of Texas Medical Branch, School of Medicine, Galveston, TX Medical School Doctor of Medicine 2010
University of Texas at Austin University History (major) and Biology (minor) 2005


Dr. Mary Shapiro is a faculty member at Texas Children’s Cancer and Hematology Center, and her clinical time is dedicated at the Texas Children's Hospital West Campus. She is an Academy of Communication in Healthcare certified trainer and has been involved with the Texas Children’s Breakthrough Communication Initiative since its inception in 2016. She also has specific interests in leukemia/lymphoma oncologic diagnoses as well as medical education and career resilience for faculty, fellows, residents and medical students.


Organization Name Role
American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Member
American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology (ASPHO) Member
Children's Oncology Group (COG) Member
John P. McGovern Chapter of Gold Humanism Honor Society Member

Selected Publications

Awards & Honors

2019     Faculty Education Award, Texas Children’s Cancer and Hematology Center

2016     Top 3 Best Poster Award, Texas Children's Hospital, Department of Pediatrics Annual Education Retreat

2015     Kappa Alpha Theta Cancer Research Fellow Award

2014     Tumor Board of the Year Award, Texas Children’s Cancer and Hematology Center

2013     Houston Junior Women’s Club Fellowship Recipient

2013     Beatrice C. Lampkin, MD Award, Division of Hematology-Oncology at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

2011     Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism and Excellence in Teaching Award

2010     Global Health Scholarship, University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB)

2007-2010 John P. McGovern Society of Oslerian Medicine, Student Scholar

2007     Best Overall Poster Award: HIV/HPV Co-infection at the Clinica Cohen Alcahe in Xela, Guatemala. Poster presented at: UTMB International Education Week, Galveston, Texas

2007     Global Health Scholarship, University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB)



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