Dr. Lori Pandya graduated from the Pennsylvania State University with a degree in pre-medicine and from Jefferson (Sidney Kimmel) Medical College in Philadelphia, PA. She did her pediatric residency at Baylor College of Medicine/Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston, TX. She did an additional year of neonatal-perinatal fellowship training at Baylor College of Medicine before moving to Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine/Bayview as a pediatric hospitalist. Dr. Pandya later moved to Dallas and completed the pediatric emergency medicine fellowship at UT Southwestern Medical Center at Children’s Medical Center of Dallas. She is an assistant professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center and works at the emergency departments at Children’s Medical Center at Dallas and Plano. Dr. Pandya has a clinical and research focus in Pediatric EMS. She fills a consultative role on pediatric prehospital issues for the UTSW/Parkland BioTel EMS system in Dallas. She is also the co-pediatric medical director for the North Central Texas Trauma Regional Advisory Council.


Medical School
Jefferson Medical College (2009)
Baylor College of Medicine (2012), Pediatrics
Baylor College of Medicine (2013), Neonatal-perinatal Medicine
UT Southwestern/Children's Medical Center (2018), Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Research Interest

  • EMS
  • Prehospital Medicine


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Nevus Sebaceous in a Teenager
Srivastava A, Pandya L. Visual Journal of Emergency Medicine 2020 Jul 20 100786
Pneumoparotid in an Adolescent
Pandya L, Nesiama JO Consultant 2016 15 9 477-478


Featured Books Legend Featured Books

Honors & Awards

  • Seay Research Grant: UT Southwestern
    Pediatric Emergency Medicine (2019)
  • Fellow Teaching Award of the Year
    UT Southwestern Pediatric Residency (2018)
  • Ludwig-Seidel Pediatric Emergency Medicine Research Award
    Pediatric Academic Society (PAS) National Conference, Toronto, Canada (2018)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American Academy of Pediatrics, Fellow (2013)
  • American Academy of Pediatrics, Society of Emergency Medicine (2016)
  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • American Medical Association (2005-2015)
  • National Association of EMS Physicians (NAEMSP) (2019)
  • Texas Pediatric Society (2009-2013)