Dr. Jane F. Goldthorn has served as Covenant’s medical director of
Pediatric Trauma since 2002, a member of the Children’s Executive
Committee since 1997, and the Children’s Hospital Quality Review
Council Sub-Committee since 2004. She was the surgical director of the
Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at the University Medical Center from 1983-2002
and became the director of the Division of Pediatric Surgery and associate
professor of Surgery & Pediatrics at Texas Tech University Health
Sciences Center in 1983.
Widely published and passionate about the well-being of children, Dr. Goldthorn
is a former clinical instructor in Surgery at the University of Southern
California and associate director of Pediatric Surgery at the University
of New Mexico School of Medicine. She completed her residency in Pediatrics
from McGill University Montreal General Hospital in Montreal, Quebec,
Canada, and General Surgery at the University of Maryland in Baltimore,
Md. Dr. Goldthorn has served on the medical staff at University of New
Mexico Hospital, St. Joseph’s Hospital, and Presbyterian Hospital
in Albuquerque, N.M.
Dr. Goldthorn is a member of the Lubbock Surgical Society, American College
of Surgeons, Texas Medical Association, Lubbock-Crosby-Garza County Medical
Society, Lubbock Pediatric Society, Texas Association of Pediatric Surgeons,
Association for Academic Surgery, and American Federation of Clinical Research.