Department of Pediatric Medicine, Emergency Medicine
Texas Children's Hospital
Texas Children's Hospital West Campus
6621 FanninMC A2210Houston, TX 77030Get Map & Directions
Director of Child Protection, Pediatric Emergency Medicine - Texas Children's HospitalMedical Director, Children's Assessment Center Medical Clinic, Texas Children's HospitalMedical Director, St. Luke's Sugar Land Hospital, Pediatric Emergency CenterAssociate Professor, Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine
State University of New York @ Brooklyn College of, Doctor of Medicine, 1988
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Pediatrics, 1989
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Pediatrics, 1992
Baylor College of Medicine, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, 1994
Dr. Lyn’s research interest is in the area of child maltreatment. She is currently involved in several studies looking at both intervention and prevention measures. She is the Director of the Child Maltreatment Subsection. She educates community medical professionals, teachers, law enforcement officers, military personnel, and first responders through SCAN (Suspect Child Abuse & Neglect) community outreach program. She leads the multidisciplinary teams serving maltreated children in the Greater Houston area at Texas Children’s Hospital and The Children Assessment Center Clinic to ensure the most complete coordination of care. She maintains her interest in Pediatric Emergency Medicine and is currently Medical Director of St. Luke’s Sugar Land Pediatric Emergency Department.
Goal: To provide state-of-the-art health care to children seeking emergent services.
Please note that Dr. Lyn only sees patients in the Emergency Center and does not accept appointments.
Giardino AP, Lyn MA. Scope of the problem. In: Medical evaluation of Child Sexual Abuse. A Practical Guide (3rd ed.) (Finkel MA, Giardino AP, eds), Elk Grove Village, IL: American Academy of Pediatrics, 2009.
Giardino AP, Lyn MA, Giardino ER. Child abuse and neglect. In: A Practical Guide to the Evaluation of Child Physical Abuse and Neglect. New York, NY: Springer Publishing, 2009.
Giardino AP, Lyn MA, Giardino ER. Scope of the Problem. In: A Practical Guide to the Evaluation of Child Physical Abuse and Neglect (2nd ed) (Giardino AP, Lyn MA, Giardino ER, eds.), New York, NY: Springer Publishing, 2010.
Udris I, Lyn M, Giardino A, Adams S, Shenoi RP. Child Homicides in Harris County, Texas (1997-2007): A study of victims and perpetrators. American Academy of Pediatrics NCE 2009, Washington, DC, October 2009.
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