Baylor College of Medicine in Houston is recognized as a premier academic health science center and is known for excellence in education, research and patient care. Read more about Baylor College of Medicine's history.
Located in the Texas Medical Center, Baylor College of Medicine has affiliations with eight teaching hospitals, each known for medical excellence.The college has total research support of $363 million, with $280 million from federal sources, and more
than 90 research and patient-care centers and units. Currently, Baylor College of Medicine trains more than 3,000 medical, graduate, nurse anesthesia, and physician assistant students, as well as residents and post-doctoral fellows.
Baylor College of Medicine programs are designed to develop life-long learners, continuously striving to know more, to do more, to help more.
Through numerous educational outreach programs we start as early as kindergarten to cultivate passion for medicine and science. Continuing medical education programs provide the tools for our physicians as well as for physicians throughout the region and beyond to keep abreast of the latest advances.
Our medical school, graduate school, school of allied health sciences, and school of tropical medicine each have their own innovative curriculum and their own claims to status as among the best in the nation. But, they all share a common vision, to help each student and trainee realize his or her full potential.
Baylor College of Medicineoffers cutting-edge diagnosis and treatments in a compassionate manner that respects our patients. Our patients ranges from premature infants to senior citizens.
Many Baylor physicians are national and international experts, and together they offer an incredible array of services, from primary care to highly specialized areas of expertise. Our patients have access to the latest advances in medicine thanks to close collaborations with Baylor's leading scientists.
The scale or our research enterprise; the exceptional caliber of faculty we attract; and the richness of biomedical research resources within Houston support creativity, innovation, and discovery. Our faculty, whether native Texans or not, embrace the Texas “can do” spirit as well as a strong sense of family. This combination creates a balance between ambitious competitiveness and unwavering loyalty to colleagues. The result is an environment in which faculty mentor each other, support each other, and celebrate each other’s successes.
Baylor alumni are spread across the globe, helping to advance science and medicine in a wide spectrum of venues. Baylor trainees and faculty travel widely, collaborating with colleagues, providing care to underserved communities and building ties that benefit Baylor, our local community and communities around the world.
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