BA: Biology, University of Texas, Austin, TX, 1978.
MD: Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 1981.
Residency: Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 1984.
MPH: University of Memphis, Memphis, TN, 2012.
Certification: Permanent Certificate Holder in Pediatrics, 1986, and current with MOC requirements; International Board Certified Lactation Consultant, 2011.