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 UTHealth and the McGovern Medical School. He performs diagnostic evaluations and provides ongoing medical management for children who are at risk for developmental, behavioral, and social communication differences at the UT Physician’s Center for Autism and Related Conditions (CARC) at the Children’s Learning Institute.
Dr. Koshy was 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 also serves as a faculty member at the McGovern Center for Humanities and Ethics promoting graduate medical training related to developmental and behavioral pediatrics, professionalism, health humanities 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. He is a member of the International Dyslexia Association (IDA) and currently serves as president for the Houston Branch of IDA.
|Anson Koshy, M.D., M.B.E.|
|Assistant Professor of Pediatrics|