Department of Pediatrics

Didactic Curriculum for Academic General Pediatrics Fellowship


Teaching/Educational Opportunities


There are a variety of educational experiences offered to the AGP fellows. Clinical precepting of residents and medical students occur on a weekly basis in a variety of ambulatory settings (see Training Sites). Fellows teach pediatric residents in small group settings as well as large group lectures.

  • Weekly seminars in the areas of teaching, research, quality improvement, and career development offered through the Baylor Pediatric Fellows’ College
  • Academic half day every other month, which provides didactics in an interactive, small group format
  • Faculty development workshops offered at Center for Research, Innovation and Scholarship (CRIS) in medical education at Texas Children's Hospital
  • Fellows on the global health pathway can obtain a diploma in tropical medicine at Baylor’s School of Tropical Medicine

Journal Clubs


The AGP fellows organize and oversee the AGP monthly journal club under the faculty assistance of Dr. Julieana Nichols, the fellowship's associate director. They also annually present a peer-reviewed journal article to the AGP faculty.