Dr. Sanford is very excited to have become the newest member of the PAA team in 2018. She has a passion for global health and has spent time internationally in countries including China, Honduras, and Panama throughout her medical training. She also has a special interest in community health and served on a team in residency that focused on identifying and caring for families influenced by postpartum depression. Her philosophy of practice emphasizes education, prevention, and collaboration. She feels humbled and honored by the opportunity to practice in a field that celebrates growth, learning, and endless precious moments.
After completing her undergraduate degree in Biomedical Science and her Master of Public Health with a concentration in Epidemiology at Texas A&M University, Dr. Sanford attended medical school at The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, then completed her pediatric residency training at Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas through the University of Texas Dell Medical School in Austin.
In her spare time, Dr. Sanford enjoys spending time with family and friends. She loves to dance to all types of music and has been doing so since she was young. She enjoys trying new restaurants around the city. She loves being outdoors and is a big sports fan who loves to cheer on her favorite teams.