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CohnJohn Cunningham, MD

Professor of Pediatrics, Physiology, and Stem Cell Research
Chief, Section of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

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

July 31, 2014

12:00 p.m.— 1:00 p.m.

Billings Auditorium—P117


Update on Chronic Renal Insufficiency


Christopher Clardy, MD

Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Section Chief, Pediatric Nephrology

University of Chicago



  • What is the definition of Chronic Renal Insufficiency?
  • What are the consequences of Chronic Renal Insufficiency in children?
  • What is the treatment of Chronic Renal Insufficiency?


Presented by

Department of Pediatrics

Organized by the Pediatric Chief Residents

1 hour CME credit offered