Pediatrics News and Highlights

An article published in JAMA Network Open highlights the positive effect of a web-based depression prevention intervention developed and studied by Dr. Benjamin Van Voorhees and colleagues.

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13 Department of Pediatrics Providers are recognized as Top Doctors by Castle Connolly and/or Chicago magazine. Overall, 101 UI Health Providers were listed.

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Dr. Jon Klein talked with the WBEZ Morning Shift on November 28th about a new study which revealed that parents and children/teens mostly agree on the importance of teens having private doctor visits.

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Dr. James Ronayne and colleagues develop one-of-a-kind rotation for medical residents and public health students bridging practice and policy

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Dr. Benjamin Van Voorhees and colleagues awarded $7 million from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) to develop an adolescent depression prevention programs

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Dr. James Antoon and colleagues are the first to conduct large-scale analysis of treatments and outcomes for children with Stevens-Johnson syndrome (SJS) and toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN)

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The UI Health/Rush/Stroger Children’s Oncology Group, led by Dr. Mary Lou Schmidt, has received a $150,000 infrastructure grant from the St. Baldrick’s Foundation.

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Children’s Hospital University of Illinois and UI Health celebrated Halloween by hosting a party and parade for pediatric and neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) patients and families.

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More than 300 people – kids living with and survivors of pediatric cancer or sickle cell disease and their families – celebrated the holidays with our Pediatric Hematology/Oncology team.

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Children’s Hospital University of Illinois and the Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology raise $7K for the St. Baldrick’s Foundation to support cancer research.

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Dr. Eunice John, who was the Chief of Pediatric Nephrology and Medical Director of Pediatric Transplant, retired in December after 42 years of service at UIC

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Coordinated Healthcare for Complex Kids (CHECK) program has been approved by the Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services as an Integrated Health Home (IHH)

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Our general pediatrics ward recently celebrated five years without a central line-associated bloodstream infection (CLABSI), a major patient safety milestone. Children’s Hospitals Today interviewed Dr. Andrew Kreppel about our efforts and progress.

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