TPS Mary Greene-Noble Special Achievement Award

Nhung Tran, MD, FAAP

Nhung (pronounced “noon”) Tran is a Board-certified Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrician and currently a staff physician at Dell Children's Medical Center. She completed medical school and residency at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, and fellowship at Oregon Health & Science University. Dr. Tran’s primary responsibilities are the evaluation and management of children with developmental delays and behavioral differences, with speech-language disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorder, and complex ADHD being the most common conditions seen. She has special interests in children with dual diagnoses and children with underlying risk factors such as genetic disorders, adverse childhood experiences, or prenatal substance exposures, among others. Dr. Tran is active in advocacy and has a personal passion in medical education, in order to reach as many children as possible by supporting current and future pediatricians in early identification and management of developmental, behavioral and mental health issues in primary care. She has served as co-chair on the TPS Committee on Mental Health for many years and is the pediatric consultant and TPS liaison to the Texas Child Psychiatry Access Network.