The UT Health San Antonio fellowship in Child Abuse Pediatrics (CAP) was established in 2006 and is a fully accredited ACGME 3- year fellowship. The Division of Child Abuse Pediatrics currently consists of 4 full-time Child Abuse Pediatricians (Drs. Kellogg, Lukefahr, Kissoon, and Spiller), a certified Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (Ms. Annette Santos), a Division Administrator (Ms. Sandra Quiroz), and a Project Coordinator (Ms. Francis Johnson). This fellowship is a well-balanced experience in physical abuse, sexual abuse, and neglect in both outpatient and inpatient settings.
UT Health San Antonio offers a unique fellowship opportunity for child abuse pediatrics training in a region with a rich multicultural environment. Known as the River City, San Antonio is among the 10 most rapidly growing cities in the US and San Antonio is the 7th largest city in the US. We are located 30 minutes from the beautiful Texas Hill Country and 1.5 hours from the Gulf Coast, yet San Antonio maintains a cost of living 25% lower than the national average. With mild winters and 220 sunshine days per year, San Antonio offers outstanding opportunities for outdoor activities, and its 300 years of history underscore its thriving arts and culture scene. UT Health San Antonio is the leading research institution in South Texas and one of the major health sciences universities in the world. With an operating budget of $576 million, UT Health is the chief catalyst for the $15.3 billion biosciences and health care sector in San Antonio’s economy. Learn more about San Antonio here.