Texas Children's Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine
Dr. Chester Koh is a pediatric urologist at Texas Children’s Hospital (TCH) and Professor of Urology, Pediatrics, and OB/GYN at Baylor College of Medicine (BCM). He also holds adjunct titles at USC and in the Rice University Department of Bioengineering. He also serves as the director of the Pediatric Robotic Surgery Program, and the director of the Pediatric Urology Fellowship Program. Dr. Koh received his B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering from UC Berkeley and his medical degree from Tufts University School of Medicine. He completed his urology residency at USC and his pediatric urology fellowship at Children’s Hospital Boston / Harvard Medical School.
He is the founder and executive director of the Southwest National Pediatric Device Consortium based at TCH / BCM, which is supported by a 5 year, $6.75 million FDA P50 grant to assist innovative pediatric medical device innovators, where he is dedicated to improving children’s health through pediatric innovation especially with pediatric medical devices. He also served as co-founder and previous PI of the Southern California Consortium for Technology and Innovation in Pediatrics (CTIP), another FDA-supported pediatric device consortium. In addition, he serves as the Membership co-Chair of the AAP Section on Urology and previously served on the Executive Council of the Societies for Pediatric Urology. He currently serves on the AAP SOATT leadership team as the newsletter editor.
Sunday, May 5
3:30 PM – 5:30 PM