Jaclyn Albin, M.D.

  • Internal Medicine - Combined Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
  • Adult Preventive Medicine
  • Adult Primary Care


Dr. Jaclyn Albin treats patients of all ages and trained in combined internal medicine and pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine.  She joined the Departments of Pediatrics and Internal Medicine at UTSW in the fall of 2014 where she practices primary care in the Combined Internal Medicine and Pediatrics Clinic at UTSW . Dr. Albin also serves as the Associate Program Director for the Internal Medicine/Pediatrics Residency Program. She is passionate about nutrition, lifestyle, and other environmental influences on health, and she teaches her patients, students, and residents to prioritize these areas. She also studies the impact of childhood adverse experiences, often known as toxic stress, on adult health. Dr. Albin loves blending her love of nutrition and wellness with cooking, growing a garden, traveling, and spending time with her husband and children.

In 2019, Dr. Albin received UT Southwestern's Rising Star Award.

Learn more about our General Internal Medicine & Pediatrics Clinic.

Education & Training
  • Chief Resident - Baylor College of Medicine (2013-2014), Pediatrics
  • Residency - Baylor College of Medicine (2009-2013), Internal Medicine & Pediatrics
  • Medical School - George Washington University School of Medicine (2005-2009)
Professional Associations & Affiliations
  • Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Fellow, American College of Physicians
  • Texas Pediatric Society
  • National Med/Peds Program Directors’ Association
  • Association of Pediatric Program Directors
  • Association of Program Directors in Internal Medicine
  • Academic Pediatric Association
  • American College of Lifestyle Medicine
  • Teaching Kitchen Collaborative, Harvard School of Public Health
Honors & Awards
  • Texas Monthly Super Doctors, Rising Star 2020-2022
  • Student Interest Group Outstanding Community Engagement Award 2021, American College of Lifestyle Medicine
  • Rising Star Award – UT Southwestern 2019
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society (AOA) 2018
  • David C. Leach Award 2016, American College of Graduate Medical Education (ACGME)
Books & Publications
  • Undergraduate and graduate medical education in nutrition, culinary, and lifestyle medicine
  • Culinary interventions for chronic disease and disease prevention
  • Community based participatory research
  • Food insecurity and food equity promotion

Clinical Focus

  • Adult Preventive Medicine
  • Adult Primary Care
  • Pediatric & Adolescent Medicine

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2019 Leaders in Clinical Excellence video: Dr. Jaclyn Albin