Michael C. Cooper, M.D., F.A.A.P., is board certified in Pediatrics and Pediatric Emergency Medicine. Dr. Cooper received his medical degree from the University of Massachusetts Medical School in 2008, completed his general pediatrics residency at the University of California Irvine (2008-2011), and completed his pediatric emergency medicine fellowship at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (2011-2014). He is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Dr. Cooper is currently an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at UT Southwestern Medical Center.


Medical School
University of Massachusetts Medical School (2008)
University of California Irvine Medical Center (2011), Pediatrics
UT Southwestern/Children's Medical Center (2014), Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Research Interest

  • Pediatric trauma
  • Point-of-care ultrasound


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

The Evaluation of Trauma Care: The Comparison of 2 High-Level Pediatric Emergency Departments in the United States and Turkey.
Bal A, Cooper M, Lee A, Anil M, Hennes H Pediatr Emerg Care 2017 Apr
High-frequency oscillatory ventilation in pediatric acute hypoxemic respiratory failure: disease-specific morbidity survival analysis.
Babbitt CJ, Cooper MC, Nussbaum E, Liao E, Levine GK, Randhawa IS Lung 2012 Dec 190 6 685-90


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Honors & Awards

  • Doctor's Award
    University of California, Irvine (2009)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American College of Emergency Physicians (2019)
  • American Academy of Pediatrics (2011)