Transforming Healthcare Through Research and Innovation

A tradition of exceptional pediatric care.

We’re proud to be ranked in all 10 pediatric specialties again. Children’s Medical Center Dallas, the flagship hospital of Children’s Health℠, is pleased to be the highest ranked pediatric provider in North Texas by U.S. News & World Report.

Since 1961, Children’s Health has been the primary pediatric clinical partner for UT Southwestern, one of the nation’s leading medical education and biomedical research institutions.

As the only academically affiliated pediatric hospital in the North Texas region, Children’s Health offers unparalleled access to the latest groundbreaking research, clinical trials and academic expertise. Together, Children’s Health and UT Southwestern are developing the next-generation of therapies and techniques that will be used to help children across the nation -- and around the world.

Led by faculty from UT Southwestern, the research at Children’s Health seeks to find better cures and treatments for children. With a spirit of innovation and dedication to excellence, our research team translates findings into cutting-edge patient care. With interdisciplinary collaboration, our research touches lives across our many specialties.

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Clinical Trials

At Children’s Health and UT Southwestern, research is a way of life and a way to better care. On a daily basis, physicians and scientists actively engage in clinical trials that focus on a number of critical areas in pediatric health.

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Research Institute at UT Southwestern

Established in 2011, Children’s Medical Center Research Institute (CRI) combines the clinical expertise of Children’s Medical Center Dallas with the scientific excellence of UT Southwestern. With research efforts focused on regenerative medicine, cancer biology and metabolism, CRI is making groundbreaking advances in science and medicine.

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