Anson Koshy, M.D., M.B.E.Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Dr. Anson Koshy is a board-certified Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrician and an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Texas Health Science Center Houston. He performs diagnostic evaluations and provides ongoing medical management for children who are at risk for developmental, behavioral, and learning differences from infancy through the college years at the Dan L Duncan Children’s Neurodevelopmental Clinic as well as diagnostic evaluations and monitoring for children who are at risk for social-communication differences related to Autism Spectrum Disorders at the Center for Autism and Related Conditions at the Children’s Learning Institute.
A board certified pediatrician, Dr. Koshy is a co-investigator on the ICARD (Interventions for Children with Attention and Reading Difficulties) study. This federal grant is funded through the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development division of the National Institutes of Health. His previous research focused on promoting developmentally and culturally appropriate behavioral health screening in pediatric primary care as well as promoting the value of assent (obtaining the agreement of older children and adolescents) when prescribing medications for ADHD treatment. He actively collaborates with the University of Texas at Houston McGovern Medical School and the McGovern Center of Medical Humanities to promote graduate medical training related to developmental and behavioral pediatrics and medical ethics.
Dr. Koshy earned a Masters of Bioethics degree from the University of Pennsylvania and completed his medical degree at the University of Debrecen Medical and Health Science Center. He completed fellowship training in Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics as well as in Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and Related Disabilities (LEND) at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. He was awarded a 2012 Bright Futures Young Investigator Award, sponsored by the Academic Pediatric Association and the Maternal & Child Health Bureau in association with the American Academy of Pediatrics. He completed his pediatric residency training and served as chief resident at the Goryeb Children’s Hospital in Morristown, New Jersey, where he was awarded the Benjamin Josephson Award recognizing the resident physician with the most humanistic approach to pediatric care. Dr. Koshy is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics as well as a member of the Society of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics and Academic Pediatric Association. He is a member of the International Dyslexia Association and currently serves as a member of the board of directors for the Houston Branch of the International Dyslexia Association (HBIDA).
|Anson Koshy, M.D., M.B.E.|
|Assistant Professor of Pediatrics|