Karl Leon Francis Serrao, MD, FAAP, FCCM

Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU), ECMO Center

Karl Leon Francis Serrao
  • Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine

    Driscoll Children\'s Hospital
    3533 S. Alameda St.
    Corpus Christi, TX 78411
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Physician Details

Medical specialties and board certifications:

Board certified in Pediatrics and Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

Medical school name/location:

University of the West Indies – Kingston, Jamaica, West Indies

Fellowship name/location:

Pediatric Critical Care Medicine: Emory University School of Medicine, Egleston Children’s Hospital at Emory – Atlanta, Georgia

Residency institution(s):

Pediatrics: Driscoll Children’s Hospital – Corpus Christi, Texas

Professional recognition/awards:

 

Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB)

 

2014

Presidential Citation, Society of Critical Care Medicine

 

2013

Presidential Citation, Society of Critical Care Medicine

 

2011

Presidential Citation, Society of Critical Care Medicine

 

2010

Presidential Citation, Society of Critical Care Medicine

Fellow of the American College of Critical Care Medicine (FCCM)

 

2002

Best Specialist Teaching Attending of the Year Award, Presented by the Pediatric Residents of Driscoll Children’s Hospital – Corpus Christi, Texas

 

2000

Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics (FAAP)

 

1998

American Academy of Pediatrics, Critical Care Section, Best In-Training Research Award, Presented at the 1998 Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Pediatrics – San Francisco, California

 

1996

Corpus Christi Pediatric Society First Place Resident’s Research Award, Resident Research Competition

Driscoll Children’s Hospital PL-III Resident of the Year for outstanding performance in Pediatrics

 

1995

Southern Section of the American Federation of Clinical Research Trainee Research Travel Award, Presented at the Annual Meeting of Southern Section of the American Federation of Clinical Research – New Orleans, Louisiana

 

1994

Corpus Christi Pediatric Society Third Place Resident’s Research Award

 

1987

Honors in Community Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of the West Indies (U.W.I.), Jamaica, West Indies

 

1985

National Additional Scholarship of the Government of Trinidad and Tobago for outstanding scholastic performance in Cambridge University (UK) Advanced Level General Certificate Examinations

 

Language fluency:

English

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