UTHealth Pediatric Neuro Core

Overview of Services

The Center for Treatment of Pediatric Neurogenerative Disease is part of the Division of Child and Adolescent Neurology, within the Department of Pediatrics, at UTHealth.  With over ten years of running federally-backed studies and industry-supported clinical trials, we have cultivated a skilled research staff, with seamless methods for the everyday execution of protocols.  Our research coordinators and nursing staff can help you actualize your professional goals of being at the forefront of clinical research.  Our state-of-the art research treatment rooms, conveniently located in the epicenter of the Texas Medical Center, will provide a comfortable space for your patients/subjects to kick back, as our dedicated research professionals assist in unparalleled attentive and empathic care.


Mary Kay Koenig, MD Director  (713) 500-7137  
Nivedita Thakur, MD  Co-Director (713) 500-7137  
Rahmat Adejumo, MBBS, MPH Research Director (713) 500-7137 rahmat.b.adejumo@uth.tmc.edu
Nikki Thomason Director of Operations (713) 500-7165 nikki.thomason@uth.tmc.edu

Location and hours of operation

Hours      Location

Monday - Friday 

7AM - 5PM 

     UT Professional Building     

     6410 Fannin Street

     Suite 1535

     Houston, Texas 77030

Links and Resources

  1. https://med.uth.edu/pediatrics/neurology/sub-specialty-clinics/center-for-the-treatment-of-pediatric-neurodegenerative-diseases/research/
  2. https://med.uth.edu/pediatrics/neurology/sub-specialty-clinics/center-for-the-treatment-of-pediatric-neurodegenerative-diseases/


Name Role Phone Email Location
Rahmat Adejumo
Research Director
UTPB 1535
Nikki Thomason
Director of Operations
UTPB 1535