• Monica B. Proud, MD

    Proud Monica (2)

    Department or Service

    Department of Pediatric Medicine, Neurology



    Primary Location

    Texas Children's Hospital

    Contact Information

    6701 Fannin St.
    Suite 950
    Houston, TX 77030
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    Phone: 832-822-1750

    Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Neurology - Baylor College of Medicine

    Medical School

    Georgetown University School of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine, 2004


    Baylor College of Medicine, Pediatrics, 2006


    Baylor College of Medicine, Pediatric Neurology, 2009

    From Dr. Proud

    Dr. Proud seeks to provide excellent pediatric neurologic care and quality in a patient’s experience. She strives to use medical knowledge and experience to achieve the best care possible. She values the doctor-patient relationship and respects each patient and family member. Communication is important to her, and she aims to provide enough time and attention to have patients and family understand their medical condition and treatment options.

    Dr. Proud has interest in all areas of Pediatric Neurology, but has particular interest in disorders of development and Autism Spectrum.

    She is bilingual, communicating well in both English and Spanish.

    Professional Organizations

    • American Academy of Neurology
    • Child Neurology Society

    Selected Publications

    Nagamani SC, Erez A, Bay C, Pettigrew A, Lalani SR, Herman K, Graham BH, Nowaczyk MJ, Proud M, Craigen WJ, Hopkins B, Kozel B, Plunkett K, Hixson P, Stankiewicz P, Patel A, Cheung SW. Delineation of a deletion region critical for corpus callosal abnormalities in chromosome 1q43-q44. European Journal of Human Genetics 2012 Feb;20(2):176-9. doi: 10.1038/ejhg.2011.171. Epub 2011 Sep 21.  

    Shinawi M, Liu P, Kang SH, Shen J, Belmont JW, Scott DA, Probst FJ, Craigen WJ, Graham BH, Pursley A, Clark G, Lee J, Proud M, Stocco A, Rodriguez DL, Kozel BA, Sparagana S, Roeder ER, McGrew SG, Kurczynski TW, Allison LJ, Amato S, Savage S, Patel A, Stankiewicz P, Beaudet AL, Cheung SW, Lupski JR. Recurrent reciprocal 16p11.2 rearrangements associated with global developmental delay, behavioural problems, dysmorphism, epilepsy, and abnormal head size. Journal of Medical Genetics 2010 May;47(5):332-41. Epub 2009 Nov 12. 

    Williams JH, Beck TF, Pearson DM, Proud MB, Cheung SW, Scott DA. A Iq42 deletion involving DISC1, DISC2, and TSNAX in an autism spectrum disorder. American Journal of Medical Genetics 2009 Aug;149A(8):1758-1762.

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