John R. Cooper, Jr., MD

Texas Heart Institute Positions

  • Program Director, Critical Care Medicine Fellowship
  • Teaching Staff, Anesthesia & Critical Care Medicine Fellowship
  • Editorial Board, Texas Heart Institute Journal
  • Teaching Staff, Cardiovascular Anesthesiology Fellowship


  • Cardiovascular anesthesiology
  • pediatric cardiovascular anesthesiology
  • critical care medicine
  • extracorporeal circulation
  • echocardiography.


  • Medical School:

    Tulane University School of Medicine

  • Internship:

    University of Tennessee

  • Residency:

    University of Mississippi Medical Center

Academic & Clinical Affiliations

  • Baylor College of Medicine
  • Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center
  • BCM/THI Division of Cardiovascular Anesthesiology


  • Anesthesiology, American Board of Anesthesiology
  • Critical Care Medicine, American Board of Anesthesiology

Honors, Awards and Memberships