Baylor College of Medicine (BCM), located in the Texas Medical Center in Houston, Texas, US, is a health sciences university. BCM is composed of four schools: School of Medicine, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, School of Health Professions, and National School of Tropical Medicine. On June 21, 2010, Dr. Paul Klotman was named President and CEO of Baylor College of Medicine.
The College has been consistently considered in the top-tier of programs in the country, and is particularly noted for having the lowest tuition among all private medical schools in the United States. In 2018, Baylor placed No. 5 in primary care medical schools, No. 16 in research intensive medical schools. It’s Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences was ranked at No. 26, and its medical specialty Pediatric program ranked at No. 10. (U.S. News & World Report).
Located in the middle of the world’s largest medical center, Baylor is part owner of Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center, part of the CHI St. Luke’s Health System; and has hospital affiliations with: Harris Health System, Texas Children’s Hospital, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, TIRR Memorial Hermann, The Menninger Clinic, the Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center and the Children’s Hospital of San Antonio.
Center for Educational Outreach
Associated SEPA Project(s)
Houston Science Education Partnership: BrainLink – Phase I
R25RR009833-1 : 09/30/1991 - 09/14/1994
BrainLink – National Dissemination Plan – Phase II
R25RR009833-2 : 09/30/1994 - 09/14/1998
Filling the Gaps – K-6 Science/Health Education
R25RR013454 : 07/01/1998 - 06/30/2003
My Home Planet Earth
R25RR015676 : 09/30/2000 - 08/31/2005
R25RR018605 : 09/30/2003 - 08/31/2008
Discovery Lab: A Partnership for Science Education
R25RR018595 : 09/30/2003 - 09/29/2006
PowerPlay: Kids Measuring Their Bodies’ Responses to Physical Challenges
R25RR022697 : 09/27/2005 - 07/31/2010
Gene U: Inquiry-based Genomics Learning Experiences for Teachers and Students
R25RR032158-01 : 07/23/2011 - 04/30/2011
K-3 STEM Foundations: Life Science
R25OD021865-01 : 06/01/2016 - 05/31/2021
Department Contact(s)Nancy Moreno PhD Phone: 713-798-8200 Fax: 713-798-8201