Baylor nurses inspire, influence and innovate

Ten years ago, Allison Carter was a medical assistant at Baylor, exploring the inclination she had that she wanted to go into nursing. Today, she is being recognized as one of the city’s top nurses through the Houston Chronicle’s Salute to Nurses awards program.

Dr. Cynthia Peacock and Brandon Lack

Patient painting represents freedom from limits

Dr. Cynthia Peacock is a Med/Peds specialist, a physician trained to treat both adult and pediatric patients. From this perspective, Peacock recognized a need among patients with genetic and developmental conditions – as they moved into adulthood, they lacked healthcare providers who were experienced in treating these complex diseases typically associated with childhood.