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Christine Garcia
Christine Garcia, M.D., Ph.D.


Christine Garcia, M.D., Ph.D. 

Title: Professor of Internal Medicine
Member of the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Member of the Eugene McDermott Center for Human Growth and Development (Human Genetics)

Endowed Title: Kern and Marnie Wildenthal President’s Research Council Professorship in Medical Science


2011 Associate Professor, UT Southwestern Medical Center
2005–2011 Assistant Professor, UT Southwestern Medical Center
2005– Staff Physician, UT Southwestern Medical Center University Hospitals and Parkland Memorial Hospital
2004– Director, McDermott Center Human Genetics Clinical Core
2001–2004 Pulmonary/Critical Care Fellow; UT Southwestern Medical Center
1999–2000 Internship and Residency; Internal Medicine; UT Southwestern Medical Center
1996–1999 Part-time Postdoctoral Research Fellowship; Molecular Genetics, UTSW; PI: Helen Hobbs
1990–1994 Graduate Student; Molecular Genetics, UTSW; PI's: Joseph Goldstein and Michael Brown
1988–1996 M.D./Ph.D. Student; University of Texas Southwestern Medical and Graduate Schools

Current Licensure and Board Certification:

Licensure: Texas
Certification: 2016 Diplomate, Critical Care Medicine (ABIM)
2015 Diplomate, Pulmonary Medicine (ABIM)
2002 Diplomate, American Board of Internal Medicine


2013 Marnie and Kern Wildenthal President’s Research Council Endowed Professorship in Medical Science
2012 American Society for Clinical Investigation
2008 Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Clinical Scientist Development Award
2006 Distinguished Young Investigator Award, UT Southwestern President’s Research Council
2004 Culpeper Medical Scholar
2003 Parker B. Francis Fellow in Pulmonary Research
1991 Alpha Omega Alpha