Our Research Areas
Research in Pediatric Surgical Oncology Lab focuses primarily on two devastating forms of pediatric cancer, liver cancer and neuroblastoma.
Our surgeons are leaders in the field of plastic surgery and they continuously research and analyze the conditions your child may face as a patient. Here you will find an extensive collection of articles and book chapters on a wide variety of plastic surgery topics that our surgeons have published.
The research mission of the Department of Surgery is to conduct basic and translational research to move the field of Pediatric Surgery forward and improve the care of children.
As one of the largest children’s hospitals in the nation, Texas Children’s has a vast wealth of clinical data and experience in surgical disease that can guide efforts to develop high-impact technologies for pediatric surgery. Ongoing research in the department spans many fields, including: