Fathers in Health Care


To bring together fathers and father figures across Houston Methodist for the purpose of:

  • Providing valuable resources to help working fathers perform optimally at work and at home
  • Connecting fathers across Houston Methodist to foster a greater sense of community
  • Educating fathers on best parenting practices for each stage of their child's development
  • Advocating for fathers across Houston Methodist
  • Promoting the fatherhood experience throughout the Greater Houston area



To connect, educate and support fathers across the Houston Methodist system, as well as advocate for fathers and promote the fatherhood experience. 

2024 General Membership Meetings

  • Jan. 18
  • Feb. 15
  • Mar. 21
  • April 18
  • May 16
  • June 20
  • July 18
  • Aug. 15
  • Sept. 19
  • Oct. 17 
  • Nov. 21
  • Dec. 19

All meetings are virtual and held on the 3rd Thursday of each month from noon – 1 p.m.


Please contact FathersInHealthCare@houstonmethodist.org if you are interested in becoming a member or would like to learn more.


2023 Events & Activities

Houston Methodist ERGs host numerous exciting, educational and engaging activities throughout the year. In addition to its general membership meetings, professional development, social and community service events, and involvement in systemwide initiatives in which ERG members participate, the Fathers in Health Care ERG hosted the following all-employee events in 2023:


•Discussions focusing on advancing up the career ladder, furthering professional development, learning more about financial literacy, and the difficulties of managing career responsibilities with fatherhood duties.

•The “Father's Extravaganza” that featured outdoor games and a barbecue cook off.