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Dr. Timothy Porea


Texas Medical Center

Cancer and Hematology
Phone: 832-824-1482
Fax: 832-825-4299


1102 Bates Ave., Ste. 1570
Houston, TX 77030

Timothy J. Porea, MD, MPH

Associate Director, Clinical Division (Inpatient), Cancer and Hematology Center
Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Hematology/Oncology, Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
Baylor College of Medicine Fellowship Pediatric Hematology Oncology 2000
University of Texas School of Public Health Other Master of Public Health 2000
Naval Medical Center Residency Pediatrics 1995
Naval Medical Center Internship Pediatrics 1993
Baylor College of Medicine Medical School Doctor of Medicine 1992


Dr. Timothy Porea is a professor of pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine at Texas Children’s Cancer and Hematology Center. He is a graduate of the University of Texas School of Public Health where he earned his masters degree in public health. He completed his residency at the Naval Medical Center in San Diego, CA, followed by his fellowship in pediatric hematology/oncology at Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Porea is a board certified physician-specialist in pediatric hematology/oncology and a member of the American Board of Pediatrics.

Board Certifications
American Board of Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics – Hematology/Oncology


Organization Name Role
American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Member
American Society of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology (ASPHO) Member
Children’s Oncology Group (COG) Member

Awards & Honors

2021    Faculty Star Award for Excellence in Patient Care, Baylor College of Medicine
2021    Norton Rose Fulbright Faculty Excellence Award for Teaching and Evaluation



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