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Date:November 04, 2012

Marc Horowitz, M.D.

Marc Horowitz, M.D.Professor
Department of Pediatrics
Section of Hematology-Oncology
Baylor College of Medicine

Dr. Marc Horowitz
Texas Children’s Cancer Center
1102 Bates Street, Suite 1570
Houston, TX 77030

Phone: 832-822-4556
Fax: 832-825-4299
Email: mehorowi@txch.org

Biography

Dr. Marc Horowitz is a pediatric hematologist-oncologist for the Texas Children’s Cancer Center. Dr. Horowitz is an experienced solid tumor clinician and investigator in the area of development of new therapies for childhood solid tumors including those of the brain, bone and soft-tissues. Dr. Marc Horowitz is directing the TXCH efforts in clinical trials informatics and the development of a website for long-term survivors of childhood cancer called the Passport for Care® Application.

Dr. Marc Horowitz is working with Dr. Ernest Frugé in developing and implementing educational strategies that help health care providers develop their capacity for “reflective practice,” effective communication and leadership. With Dr. Ernest Frugé, he has launched a website that provides a comprehensive introduction to Reflective Practice and Leadership educational methods. The website Reflective Practice and Leadership in Medicine and Medical Education (www.reflectivepracticeleadership.org) also provides free CME credits (AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™) to professionals who carefully review the materials.

Education

M.D., University of Southern California
Residency, Los Angeles Children’s Hospital
Fellowship, National Cancer Institute

Board Certifications

American Board of Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics-Hematology/Oncology

Clinical Interests

Neuro-oncology
Solid Tumors

Research Interests

Long-term survivors of childhood cancer
Passport for Care® Application
Reflective Practice & Leadership

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