Message from the Division Chief

The mission of the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at The University of Texas Health Science Center is to provide the highest quality of care to patients with pulmonary and critical care illnesses, through a commitment to comprehensive clinical services, technological innovation, and training the next generation of leaders in our sub-specialty. We are dedicated to advancing the care of patients through clinical and translational basic science research. Our Division is also committed to promoting evidence-based patient care, with many of our faculty being recognized both at a national and international level for their contributions and leadership. The following links on this site will provide you with further details.


Jay Peters, MD
Professor of Medicine
Chief, Division of Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine