Charles Franklin Timmons, Jr., MD $$

Pathologist

Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center

Languages Spoken:
English,

Locations

UT Southwestern Pediatric Group

Biography

Charles Timmons, M.D., Ph.D., is a pathologist at Children’s Health℠.

Dr. Timmons attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in the M.D./Ph.D. program, where he completed his doctoral dissertation in the Division of Human Genetics and Metabolism. He did a residency in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, and served as chief resident during his senior year. He then did a two-year fellowship in anatomic and clinical pediatric pathology at Children's Hospital Colorado in Denver.

Dr. Timmons joined the faculty of UT Southwestern Medical Center in 1988 in the Division of Pediatric Pathology. He is currently a professor of pathology and a representative-at-large to the leadership council of the Program Directors Section of the Association of Pathology Chairs.

Dr. Timmons is also active in the Society for Pediatric Pathology, having served on its Education, Abstract, Practice and Long-Term Planning Committees and Sub-Committees and as chair of the Slide Survey program. He is currently chair of the Fellowship Committee and a member of the Council of the Society.

Education and Training

Medical School
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (Med) (1977)
Internship
Northwestern University Medical School (1983), Pathology
Residency
Northwestern University Medical School (1985), Pathology
Fellowship
Children's Hospital of Denver (1988), Pediatric Pathology
Board Certification
American Board of Pathology/Pediatric Pathology,
American Board of Pathology-Anatomic & Clinical
  • Research Interests

    • Genetic analysis of hemoglobinopathies
    • Pathology of pediatric tumors
  • Publications

  • Professional Activities

    • American Board of Pathology (2015)
    • Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (2013)
    • American Society for Pediatric Hematology and Oncology (2009)
    • Association of Pathology Chairs - Program Directors Section (2002)
    • American Society for Clinical Pathology (1989)
    • College of American Pathologists (1989)
    • U.S. & Canadian Academy of Pathology (1989)
    • Society for Pediatric Pathology (1986)
    • American Society of Human Genetics (1980)
  • Awards and Honors

    Society for Pediatric Pathology - Distinguished Colleague Award for outstanding service and leadership (2012)
    Medical Student Teaching Award - MSII Pathology Course - Small group teaching (2006)
    Medical Student Teaching Award - MSII Pathology Course - Small group teaching (2004)
    Medical Student Teaching Award - MSII Pathology Course - Small group teaching (2002)