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CohnJohn Cunningham, MD

Professor of Pediatrics, Physiology, and Stem Cell Research
Interim Chair, Department of Pediatrics

John M. Cunningham, MD, is an internationally known expert in the treatment and research of childhood cancers and blood diseases. He has particular expertise in treating hemoglobinopathies, which are disorders that affect red blood cells, such as sickle cell disease and thalassemia. He is a recognized leader in the field of pediatric stem cell transplantation, and has developed novel uses for this life-saving treatment.


Pediatric Grand Rounds


March 5, 2015

12:00 p.m.— 1:00 p.m.

Billings Auditorium—P117


Adolescent Reproductive Health


Christiane Stahl, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Children's Hospital of the University of Illinois at Chicago



  • Identify current effective strategies that reduce teen birth rates.
  • Recognize temporal trends in adolescent STIs and current prevention & treatment strategies.
  • Recognize the impact of the Affordable Care Act and Electronic Health Records on the provision of confidential reproductive health services to adolescents.

Presented by

Department of Pediatrics

1 hour CME credit offered

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NEW - Chicago Pediatrics Monthly - March 2015


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