Christina Snow Chan, MD $$


Associate Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center

Languages Spoken:
UT Southwestern Pediatric Group


Christina Snow Chan M.D., is a neonatologist at Children's Health℠ and an Assistant Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center. She is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics/Neonatal-Perinatal.

Dr. Chan earned her medical degree at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine. She completed a residency in pediatrics and received advanced training in neonatology through a fellowship at the UC San Diego Medical Center.

Dr. Chan was named a Texas Monthly Super Doctor Rising Star 2019 - 2020, Dr. Chan has delivered numerous international and national invited lectures and published several academic articles.

Education and Training

Medical School
University of California - San Diego (2007)
University of California - San Diego (2010), Pediatrics
University of California - San Diego (2013), Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Board Certification
American Board of Pediatrics/Neonatal-Perinatal


  • Research Interests

    • Video Recording of Neonatal Resuscitation
    • Point of care ultrasound
    • Medical technology and informatics
  • Publications

    • Galectin-3 binding protein in human preterm infant umbilical cord plasma. Chan C, Bode L, Kim J J Neonatal Perinatal Med 2015 8 2 99-104
    • Human milk galectin-3 binding protein and breast-feeding-associated HIV transmission. Chan CS, Kim HY, Autran C, Kim JH, Sinkala M, Kankasa C, Mwiya M, Thea DM, Aldrovandi GM, Kuhn L, Bode L Pediatr. Infect. Dis. J. 2013 Dec 32 12 e473-5
    • Challenges in the practice of human milk nutrition in the neonatal intensive care unit. Kim JH, Chan CS, Vaucher YE, Stellwagen LM Early Hum. Dev. 2013 Oct 89 Suppl 2 S35-8
    • Pooling expressed breastmilk to provide a consistent feeding composition for premature infants. Stellwagen LM, Vaucher YE, Chan CS, Montminy TD, Kim JH Breastfeed Med 2013 Apr 8 205-9
  • Professional Activities

    • Practitioner Performance Evaluation Committee for THD (2019)
    • Epic Physician Builder Certification (2018)
    • Neonatal Resuscitation Instructor Certified (2018)
    • Pediatric Advisory Board for THD (2018)
    • Center of Advanced Pediatric & Perinatal Education: Simulation Instructor (2017)
    • American Academy of Pediatrics (2007)
  • Awards and Honors

    • Texas Monthly Super Doctors, Rising Star (2019-2020)
    • Travel Award (2013), Clinical and Translational Science Awards - CC-CHOC
    • Outstanding Resident in Primary Care (2009), University of California - San Diego
    • Resident Research Award and Grant (2009), University of California - San Diego
    • Acquire Superior Knowledge Award (2008), University of California - San Diego
    • AAP Residency Award (2008), University of California - San Diego


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