Meet Our Faculty2018-08-27T13:58:26+00:00
TitleTrainingInterests
UIC
Mary Lou Schmidt, MDProfessor of Pediatrics

Division Head

Residency: Children’s Memorial Hospital/McGaw Medical Center

Fellowship: Children’s Memorial Hospital/McGaw Medical Center

Neuroblastoma

Pediatric heme/onc

Lewis Hsu, MD, PhDProfessor of PediatricsResidency: Yale New Haven Hospital

Fellowship: Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Sickle Cell Anemia

Sickle Cell Center Director

Angela Rivers, MD, PhDAssistant Professor of PediatricsResidency: University of South Florida

Fellowship: University of Florida

Sickle Cell Anemia, Transition of Care for Sickle Cell Young Adults
Daniel K. Choi, MD, MSAssistant Professor of PediatricsResidency: Children’s Memorial Hospital/McGaw Medical Center

Fellowship: Lurie Children’s Hospital/McGaw Medical Center

Pediatric heme/onc

Peds oncology supportive care

RUSH
Lisa Giordano, MDAssociate Professor of Pediatrics

Division Head

Residency: Case Western Reserve University

Fellowship: University of Chicago Children’s Hospital

Pediatric heme/onc
Paul Kent, MDAssistant Professor of PediatricsResidency: University of Chicago Children’s Hospital

Fellowship: Children’s Memorial Hospital/McGaw Medical Center

Sarcoma

Medical Education

Mindy Simpson, MDAssistant Professor of PediatricsResidency: Children’s Memorial Hospital/McGaw Medical Center

Fellowship: University of Colorado

Bleeding Disorders

Pediatric thrombotic diseases

Lisa Boggio, MDAssistant Professor of Internal MedicineResidency: Northwestern Memorial Hospital/McGaw Medical Center

Fellowship: Northwestern Memorial Hospital/McGaw Medical Center

Bleeding disorders

Adult/peds thrombotic diseases

Nupur Mittal, MDAssistant Professor of PediatricsResidency: University of Illinois at Chicago

Fellowship: UIC/Rush/Stroger Combined Program

Pediatric heme/onc
STROGER
Dipthe Dighi, MDAttending PhysicianResidency: John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County

Fellowship: University of Chicago Children’s Hospital

Pediatric heme/onc
Asneha Iqbal, MDAttending PhysicianResidency: Advocate Christ Children’s Hospital

Fellowship: Lurie Children’s Hospital/McGaw Medical Center

Pediatric heme/onc